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I'd like to use almond butter but have seen that it can be costly. Where do you get yours? What brand do you get? without spending a fortune ;)

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I'd like to use almond butter but have seen that it can be costly. Where do you get yours? What brand do you get? without spending a fortune ;)

I get mine at Costco. I think it's called "Maranatha" brand.

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We get ours at Trader Joe's...it's their own brand. I buy the raw kind because the thoery is that it has more enzymes. I have no idea if it's true or not.

It's $5.99 for a "normal" sized container. Whatever you do DON'T but it at Whole Foods...it's almost $20 for ONE JAR!!! :o

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It's $5.99 for a "normal" sized container. Whatever you do DON'T but it at Whole Foods...it's almost $20 for ONE JAR!!! :o

I guess that is why they call Whole Foods Whole Paycheck LOL

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Trader Joe's is a good place to get a decent deal on it. (You can get it from Whole Foods for less than $20, though it's still like $8 or $9. You can get the 'fresh' (refrigerated) stuff there for $20, if you really want to spend that much.) You can also make your own by using a food processor (like a CusineArt) on raw almonds, with a touch of salt if you like it.

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We even buy the same things at that store :)

:D Amanda--how about that

At our Whole Foods, the refrigerated almond butters are closer to $30 per jar. :o

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Thanks guys! TJ's it is! Our nearest is over the border in another state but DH gets over that way once in a while on business and I have him get stuff for me. BTW I used to live in P.A. and loved Wegmans. I remember all the artisinal breads in the front of the store!

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