Entries Tagged as 'marianos'

Hawaiian/Okinawan Sweet Potatoes in Chicago

January 3rd, 2014 · 3 Comments

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I stumbled upon these Hawaiian/Okinawan sweet potatoes at Mariano’s just before Christmas and bought them. Dallas steamed them and when he cut in: Bright purple. He said they were just like home. We were both afraid that these would be some kind of high-priced imposters.. but it was a good surprise that they were the real deal!

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Mariano’s West Loop

July 7th, 2013 · No Comments

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I thought that the Mariano’s by my office was fancy, but I went to the West Loop location once and it’s definitely fancier! Oyster Bar!? And this insane bulk spice section.

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Cheeseheads String Cheese is NOT From Wisconsin.

July 2nd, 2013 · No Comments

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Offensive!

How about instead try one of these from Weyauwega Star Dairy, right by my home town in Wisconsin! I saw these at two different Mariano’s locations, and I know that’s where you’re all shopping now!

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