View Full Version : Availability of Mint and Cilantro

Mike Coonley
03-01-2010, 10:19 PM
My group has a severe attachment to mojito's and salsa. Can we get large quantities of each at the supermarket. I don't remember seeing either during our last trip in October. Any help is appreciated.

Susan Davis, InfoBonaire, Bon. Insider
03-02-2010, 08:17 AM
Most of the major grocery stores stock a wide variety of fresh herbs (boxed in a plastic wrap). The availability is, like most things on Bonaire, hit or miss as to whether they have them at the exact time you want to purchase them.

Susan Davis, InfoBonaire, Bon. Insider
03-02-2010, 08:19 AM
One more thought.........you might want to check with Renee (www.bonairepersonalshopper.com (http://www.bonairepersonalshopper.com)) and see if she can buy you quantities of each just before your arrival. That might help.

Corney Ann
03-03-2010, 12:32 PM
Yesterday More For Less had large bunches of Cilantro

03-04-2010, 12:25 PM
Mike - I share your group's attachment to Mojito's and salsa.
La Portuguesa almost always has fresh cilantro. I think it tastes better than those found in the plastic packages.
It's usually the cheapest there, too.
I usually buy NAfls. 1,00 worth and it's a LOT.
Mint can usually be found at Warehouse in their produce section, or at More for Less in their coolers.

Mike Coonley
03-04-2010, 09:13 PM
Thanks to all..............I'm leaning towards bringing enough mint to cover a couple days then hoping the stores will be stocked.