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UNI / Sea Urchin #329675
03/21/09 11:16 PM
03/21/09 11:16 PM
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nphx Offline OP
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I guess i will be arriving too early for Lobster... so my question is if the Sea Urchin around the island is edible - and if any restaraunt on the island serves UNI?

Re: UNI / Sea Urchin [Re: nphx] #329676
03/22/09 12:17 AM
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Re: UNI / Sea Urchin [Re: Dane] #329694
03/22/09 11:25 AM
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SnoopysMom Offline
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I have seen lots of Sea Urchin in the water, but not sure why it would not be edible? If so, surely the sushi places would serve it?

Re: UNI / Sea Urchin [Re: SnoopysMom] #329695
03/22/09 11:40 AM
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SimonB Offline

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Very few Sea Urchin are edible.

Re: UNI / Sea Urchin [Re: SimonB] #329703
03/22/09 12:30 PM
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Bill Mc Ghee Offline
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"Very few Sea Urchin are edible."

Tell that to the Sea Otter, they seem to think differently smile

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Re: UNI / Sea Urchin [Re: Bill Mc Ghee] #329710
03/22/09 01:01 PM
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skippy Offline
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Insist on authentic Free Range Urchin™, when only the best will do.

I hope that someday we can put aside our fears and prejudices and just laugh at people.
Re: UNI / Sea Urchin [Re: skippy] #329832
03/23/09 02:34 PM
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AlJ Offline
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I tried sea urchin once in a restaurant. I didn't think it was edible whether they served it or not.

Re: UNI / Sea Urchin [Re: AlJ] #329833
03/23/09 03:02 PM
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SnoopysMom Offline
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ditto - they say it's an acquired taste (yuk!)

Re: UNI / Sea Urchin [Re: SnoopysMom] #329938
03/24/09 01:20 PM
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Barbara K Offline
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I tried sea urchin roe in Greece last year. Yuk! But I guess it is a delicacy...

Re: UNI / Sea Urchin [Re: Barbara K] #330526
03/28/09 11:35 PM
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Nancy1340 Offline
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When I have susi it's always an order of sea urchin and one of salmon roe. Then I might try another one of some sort.

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