gobsmacker of the day

Seen in Donnybrook Fair, Baggot St (just before I left, empty-handed and vowing never to return). For our American readers, it converts to $13.10 for 8.818 ounces. That’s some pricey rice…

4 Comments so far

  1. tomlau on July 17th, 2008 @ 7:55 pm

    Gee Willikers! No wonder the 3rd World is starving!

  2. Mo (dub_mohan) on July 17th, 2008 @ 8:30 pm


  3. sheena on July 17th, 2008 @ 10:03 pm

    Ah Farmer’s Markets….. refuge of the smug foodies of Dublin!!!

  4. Gone are the days of the 10 penny mixture… | Dublin Metblogs (pingback) on August 14th, 2008 @ 2:45 pm

    […] I think I’ll start a regular ‘Rip-off Ireland’ name and shame spot, prompted by the fact that retailers in ‘Dublin’s fair city’ think that they can charge what they damn well please and get away with it. For an excellent example of this, see Conor’s post from a few weeks ago about rip off rice merchants. […]

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