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Can anybody help me for finding ragi in USA

Discussion in 'General Discussions - USA & Canada' started by meenuvarma, Nov 9, 2009.

  1. meenuvarma

    meenuvarma New IL'ite

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    Where to buy whole ragi(not flour) in USA?
     
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    skalluri Gold IL'ite

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    This is the question even I am thinking of posting. thanks for posting :) where do we get whole Raagi?

    Sujatha.
     
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    tashidelek2002 IL Hall of Fame

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    Ragi is Indian red millet right? You know...you can get the white millet easily and cheaply in USA both in grain or in flour. I personally love that millet cooked in rice cooker. You can get it in health food stores and some large grocery stores. Its one of the cheapest grains to buy.
     
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    advitha Silver IL'ite

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    Your local indian grocery stores should have it. I have seen it in all the indian grocery stores around here.
     
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    vaidehi Silver IL'ite

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    You can get Ragi flour easily in any Indian Grocery stores or Super market/health food stores. Meanwhile Whole ragi, i have seen it in Edision NJ sold in bulk.... you can try there.
     
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    thanks tashidelek2002, advitha, vaidehi. I tried in Indian groceries in my place and couldn't find it, yaa as you said it might be in big Indian groceries in Edison or CA. I will try to see in Health food stores for Indian red millet.

    Sujatha.
     
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    Sujatha,
    I used to get Ragi seeds from Patel Brothers, earlier..but now local Indian stores carrry it..if not ask them to order for you..they will do it.

    sriniketan
     
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    thanks skalluri,tashidelek2002, advitha, vaidehi, sriniketan, sujatha....
    I coudn't find the whole ragi in indian store.....
     
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    Sriniketan IL Hall of Fame

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    Meenu,
    If you don't mind ordering through phone..Patel brothers would do the same...I did it long time back.

    sriniketan
     
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    Can someone please enlighten me as to why no one likes the millet we sell here in USA?
     

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