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Clamato

Postby kingoat01 » 10 Jun 2012, 09:37

hi I've been searching for Mott's Clamato for awhile, I've been to costco, city super, jason's at 101, carrefour
anyone seen it in taipei or Taoyuan?? thanks
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Re: Clamato

Postby ceevee369 » 10 Jun 2012, 11:13

Sorry - thought you were one of those typical 1-time posters. Seems you are real.
I'd suggest giving Alleycats a call to ask if they still serve. If so, they can provide you the address of their source.
Tried Jason's in 101 lately? Or Breeze? Aside city super , they might be the only remaining sourcing grounds
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Re: Clamato

Postby kingoat01 » 10 Jun 2012, 11:33

thanks, didn't know there was a food and drink section cause the one was the first one I saw, will post at the proper section next time
I'll give alleycat's a call thanks for the help
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Re: Clamato

Postby Tiger Mountaineer » 10 Jun 2012, 11:47

thanks, didn't know there was a food and drink section cause the one was the first one I saw, will post at the proper section next time
I'll give alleycat's a call thanks for the help


Pls update here if you find it. Haven't seen the stuff myself since Costco stopped carrying it a couple years ago.
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Re: Clamato

Postby ceevee369 » 10 Jun 2012, 12:05

kingoat01 wrote:thanks, didn't know there was a food and drink section cause the one was the first one I saw, will post at the proper section next time
I'll give alleycat's a call thanks for the help


You are welcome on that one - as on Forumosa. Apologies for thinking too much
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Re: Clamato

Postby kingoat01 » 10 Jun 2012, 21:31

i called two locations of alleycats and both of them had no clue what I was talking about

the search continues...
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Re: Clamato

Postby Dragonbones » 11 Jun 2012, 01:05

If you fail in your search, why not just make it?
wiki wrote:Clamato /kləˈmɑːtoʊ/ is a drink made of reconstituted tomato juice concentrate flavored with spices and clam broth.[
So buy some tomato juice (local supers have Kagome brand, while Costco carries another), and add some spices and clam broth.
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Re: Clamato

Postby kingoat01 » 13 Jun 2012, 13:37

lol you mean the clam broth from kan bao ? the powder??
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Re: Clamato

Postby Dragonbones » 13 Jun 2012, 14:55

No, I mean that if you can't find Clamato, you can easily make it, and if for that you can't find clam broth aka clam juice, you can very easily make that, too. Just boil some clams in water. Eat the clams. Save (and strain, and chill) the water, which is "clam broth".

If you can boil water, you can make clam broth.
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