Aubergine Specialty Foods


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Hand-selected local produce, South African foods, fair-trade coffee roasted to order, and kosher and organic foods

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Promotional value expires Dec 16, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person. Limit 1 per visit. Not valid until 10/10/12. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Valid in-store only. Not valid for sale items or dairy products. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Aubergine Specialty Foods - Victoria: $7 for $15 Worth of Artisan Groceries and Local Produce at Aubergine Specialty Foods

A grocery store is like a carnival midway—it offers shelves and shelves of goodies guarded by employees who hope you don't knock down any stacks of bottles. Step right up to this Groupon.

$7 for $15 Worth of Artisan Groceries and Local Produce

Stroll the aisles for South African boerewors sausage ($18.95 for two), South African biltong beef jerky ($25 for 2 lb.), cheese blintzes ($9.99), Vij's 12 assorted frozen curries ($13.99), and house-roasted organic and fair-trade coffees ($7.99 for ½ lb.).

Aubergine Specialty Foods

Born into a farming family in South Africa, Aubergine Specialty Foods owner Leon Zetler has always recognized the importance of knowing where your food comes from. Over the years, his passion for food has led him from his family farm to a career as an organic-produce specialist.

Now, at Aubergine Specialty Foods, Mr. Zetler visits local farms daily, and hand-selects the freshest produce from Saanich. For example, tomatoes and cucumbers hail from Sun Wing Farm, while strawberries come from Oldfield Orchard. He also roasts organic and fair-trade African coffee beans to order, and gently grinds them in a 110-year-old Elgin coffee grinder. And he imports a vast variety of organic, kosher, and fair-trade pantry staples and favorites from around the world, specifically Africa, such as biltong, boerewors, and Mrs. Balls Chutney.

Mr. Zetler is happy to guide newcomers around the small, cheerful store. In the event that customers can’t find what they’re looking for, he even takes requests for products they would like to see on the shelves.l


440 Ratings

Loved all the local produce!
Heidi H. · April 27, 2013
Eclectic store with some tasty surprises !
Leslie G. · February 20, 2013
Staff very friendly and shared great knowledge about products.
Jackie C. · February 18, 2013

Treat yourself to the best-rated gastronomic experiences
Simple to elegant eats that emphasize fresh, organic, seasonal, and local ingredients
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