maple leaf dogs

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roossy90
Sirloin
2005/08/15 17:42:55

Hello, new to the roadfood forum. I am moving to Maine next month and am wondering does anyone know where to get Maple Leaf Hot dogs.. I see on the web site, something called top dogs.. and I dont think they are the same thing. I used to live in Marlboro, MA, and used to get them in 10 pound bags from a catering company that I used to work for..but I have been living in FLA and now in Colorado, but moving to Maine in a month.. Yeah.. I do get around...
If anyone knows of a supermarket, or store, can ya slide it to me?
Thanks...
tiki
Filet Mignon
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/15 17:53:14
i grew up on these dogs--the natural casing one--my dad insisted on them--or essum's but i havent seen them in a long time--hope you find them!!
bigdog540
Cheeseburger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/16 20:59:24
roossy, I buy Maple Leaf at Hannaford's Supermarkets in NH. I know there are Hannaford's in ME, but I'm not sure if they stock Maple Leaf in all locations. Hannaford's in Northwood NH has both natural casing and skinless versions of Maple Leaf. I like 'em, but the Shields brand NC are better. This is a Maine product and available statewide. I know the Maple Leaf might be a nostalgic item, hope this helps. BigDog
Dale R
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/17 13:25:51
Welcome to Maine! I haven't seen any Maple Leaf products but you can go to Hannaford on line and place an order or Shaws on line(recently merged W/Albertsons). Unfortunately, local frankfurter manufacturers like Jordans, Kirshners and Rice have been purchased in the past year by big bad boy Tyson's Meats of Arkansas. They have closed some of the local plants and moved them out of state. Worse, they have tinkered with the formula in some of the hotdogs. I guess they wanted them to taste like something out of Arkansas.....yuk!
I have tried, without any luck, to get Thumann's Franks here in Maine. The market is RIPE and they would take over and replace the junk we unfortunately have here now.
On the positive side, we still have New England Hot Dog Rolls, split on top. There are numerous bakeries here in Maine making them and the supply is limitless.
I hope this is helpful!
Dale R
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/17 21:07:24
quote:
Originally posted by bigdog540

roossy, I buy Maple Leaf at Hannaford's Supermarkets in NH. I know there are Hannaford's in ME, but I'm not sure if they stock Maple Leaf in all locations. Hannaford's in Northwood NH has both natural casing and skinless versions of Maple Leaf. I like 'em, but the Shields brand NC are better. This is a Maine product and available statewide. I know the Maple Leaf might be a nostalgic item, hope this helps. BigDog

Thanks to all that replied... I have some friends in NH, but I think I can call my old friend the caterer and see if he can order me some more once I get there.. And also thanks for the hints on the buns!!
They were foreign to me when I first saw them, coming from Fla, we have those ones that are akward with the side split.. they handle lobster rolls pretty good too!
I cant wait to get to Maine!
Thanks again to all the replies!
Food Rules!
tmiles
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/18 09:39:39
I could be wrong, but I think that Maple Leaf is now made by one of the major companies. Like the lamented Jordans, many local Northeast brands have been bought out. I'll look next time I am at the store.
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/20 11:08:27
Thanks, I should be in Maine by the 2nd week of September...The last time I had some is when I moved, and took a 10 pound bag with me and that was December 2003...
I will check that Hannafords.. I cant believe Shaws went with Albertsons!..UGH!.. That is one grocery store I just cant stand...I will research to see what grocery stores are up there, I am moving to Freeport Maine.
babblebird
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/20 14:58:29
Back in Ipswich, MA in March, I found Maple Leafs (nat. casing, natch) at Cape Ann STar Market. I also saw the packaged, skinless variety of MLs at Shaws in Newburyport, but they were (and probably are) nowhere near as good.

If anyone finds a place that ships Maple Leafs, please post here. I, too, used to lug 10 pounds back (to California) with me on trips east. ...Or perhaps I should just do as I've been thinking and move back east.

I'll check out Hannfords online.

thanks,
Betsy
Jimeats
Filet Mignon
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/21 08:18:50
Don't know where in Maine your moving to but in the Portland area there is a B.Js wholesale club and they carry them. But other superior brans are,PearL Brand,Old Neighoorhood, Kyem,and essem these are all Beef barkers NO fillers. I was once told by a local USDA inspector that these were the only barkers he would eat besids the kosher dogs wich are all very good except they don't use pork caseings. Maple Leaf has a lot of fillers. LoL Chow Jim
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/24 14:26:54
I have tried Pearl, and my old boyfriend hated hot dogs, oh shame!, but when he would eat one, it would only be Pearl.. I know I have tried Kayem in the past, but cant remember the taste, and shall again, but worse comes to worse, hebrew natl is my 2nd choice. I will try others once ensconsed in my new abode.
A lobster roll will be first though, its been almost 2 years since I have fresh Maine lobster....have to pay homage to my new home state...
Yum..
tara
Jimeats
Filet Mignon
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/26 13:16:14
Well rossey, be prepared to $$$ dearly. The catch so far is way off for this season according to Portlands wed. newspaper. I'd rather eat bi-valves anyway. chow Jim
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/28 19:42:11
Gotta pay the price for something ya like, I guess...
I saw the Vienna factory on tv and its kinda gross the way they are made,
But still gonna search for my mapleleafs, I do like the all beef's, and will try Kayem again..
Tara
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/28 19:54:54
http://www.seacoastonline.com/2004news/07292004/news/29269.htm

I saw this article, since someone mentioned Sheilds Dogs...
I will check them out also.
babblebird
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/08/28 21:30:12
Please post back here if you like the Shields dog -- they sound great in that article!!! I wonder if there's a store that would send some to California?

betsy
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/09/09 22:05:00
Betsey,
I will check on it and let you know. I am now in Maine and ready to go on the hunt for my maple leafs...
I will keep you posted..
Tara
(I will find out about shipping also)
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/09/09 22:06:21
I am in Freeport/Yarmouth.. which is close enough to Portland....
Tara
babblebird
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/09/09 23:02:28
That's great! Thank you, Tara. I am not totally wedded to the idea of Maple Leafs --- if any Maple Leaf lover finds an equally good or even better frank, well, I am open-minded. javascript:insertsmilie('')

Betsy
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/10/06 21:05:33
Well,
I just got back from checking out Gilleys and the Shields dogs...
After three times around Old Port in Portsmouth trying to find the street, I finally found the little tiny old diner-car...its kinda cool...But the dogs are steamed and they have the proper new england bun. The dog has a unique flavor kinda hard to put my finger on, and they could use some more cooking, but they have that "snap when you bite them.
I guess these are the remake of the old shultz dogs, which i am not familiar with..
As far as shipping, You have to get with the sheilds people themselves, and Gilleys is just a little outlet that serves them. I will look locally to see if they have a number you can call them at.
Personally, I think these hot dogs would be much better grilled, rolled around on a flat top..
Tara
ScreenBear
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/10/06 21:57:19
If the Maple Leaf Hot Dogs you speak of are the ones made in Canada, here's the website. Perhaps you can call them for further info.
http://www.mapleleaf.com/ConsumerProducts/OtherMLF/OpenBrand.aspx?ID=41
babblebird
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/10/06 23:34:23
Thanks. The packaging looks right but I believe the ones I am thinking of were made in Massachusetts. And, especially, they have natural casings, which the packaged Maple Leafs do not. Thanks for thinking about it, though!

Betsy
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/10/07 09:01:22
Shields Meats and Produce Inc. Kennebunk, Maine. 04043 800 559-6328


Here is the phone number for the new shields dogs.. used to be shultz or something not totally sure..If you go back to my post for that link from Seacoast newspaper article..
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/10/07 09:07:22
And, especially, they have natural casings, which the packaged Maple Leafs do not. Thanks for thinking about it, though!

=========================
Tara here..
I dont think those are the ones either... but the logo is right... They were linked together also, not individually..
I have asked Shaws here if they can get them, but no answer.. I also emailed the author of that article from seacoast online and she is researching it for me to try to find the original Mapleleafs.. She is the one that got the SHields number for me for you, Betsey.!!
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/10/07 09:14:11
I just sent an email to maple leaf asking about the ones with casings that were linked together..
I will post my answer when they reply back..
Betsey,
I hope you get thru to the Sheilds people.. That dog is pretty good and hardly any grease at all... and the pop when you bite them is loud. LOL..
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/10/07 09:24:41
Carl's Meat Market in Kittery,Maine carries the NEW shields dogs..
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2005/10/11 11:51:57
Case #10833



Dear consumer,



Thank you for taking the time to contact Maple Leaf.

The above is the email I got back from the Maple Leaf people--Well, I guess the original Maple Leaf is dead.....
Oh well....
Tara



Maple Leaf does not sell wieners in the United States. The product you are referring to is called Maple Leaf Franks and produced by another company. Company Russer's in Buffalo, NY at

(716) 826-6400, however we have been advised by this company that they no longer make this product.

Sincerely,
Joumana Collins
Joumana Collins
Consumer Response Representative

wilderrman
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/08/08 11:12:41
I believe the Maple Leaf name, whose factory was in the Boston Area, was sold to Colonial many years ago. Colonial may still sell dogs under the Maple Leaf name. The consession stands at the old Boston Garden used to sell Mample Leaf hot dogs in the 60's and 70's. They were tastey, not so much the meat, but the seasoning recipe they used.
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/08/08 15:01:17
quote:
Originally posted by wilderrman

I believe the Maple Leaf name, whose factory was in the Boston Area, was sold to Colonial many years ago. Colonial may still sell dogs under the Maple Leaf name. The consession stands at the old Boston Garden used to sell Mample Leaf hot dogs in the 60's and 70's. They were tastey, not so much the meat, but the seasoning recipe they used.


Do you have anymore information on Colonial?
These hot dogs, were linked and had the best "snap" to them when you bit into them.
I used to get them in 10# packages from my old boss who had a catering business..
Thanks.
Tara
Ashphalt
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/08/09 11:31:00
Roosy,

Funny, but I had been thinking about Colonial and was trying to locate them just before I read this post. I was trying to remember who originally made the store-brand Fenway Franks and I thought it might be Colonial. They were big locally in the 70s.

Best I've been able to find out is, Colonial was bought out in the 80s by Thorne Apple Valley. Thorne Apple Valley went into bankruptcy and was bought by IBP. And, if Wikipedia is correct, IBP was bought out by...

TYSON!

Don't think those are going to be the Maple Leafs you're looking for.

Ashphalt
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/03 16:13:17
Roosy,

Curousier and curiouser. I saw Maple Leaf Franks in the deli case at Stop and Shop in Norwood (oddly enough, the Foxborough store where I usually shop doesn't have them). They had a bulk pack out. They're beef and pork with a lamb casing. Distributor is Maple Leaf Meat Products, Chelsea, MA 02150.

But I couldn't find a phone listing for them on Verizon Superpages.
Dale R
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/06 21:12:07
Good News!

Last week while shopping at Shaws (Albertsons) Auburn Maine, I purchased some Maple Leaf Natural Casing Franks. I was very impressed. Mild flavor and the casings were not tough at all. All in all very good. Jordans Natural casings, now made by another company other than Tyson (still owned by Tyson) has also redeemed itself. These are mild beef and pork w/ tender casings that are almost revered in Northern New England. In So. New England and N.J. it seems that a more smokey flavor and tougher/snappier casing is preferred like Thumann's. If you try removing the casings they almost have to be "peeled" off unlike Jordans and Maple Leaf which can be pulled off (not that I eat them this way, just a casing test). Of course in N.Y. a garlic flavored dog like Nathans is preferred. I guess each region has its favorite. But coming from Maine, the mild beef/pork w/ a tender casing is preferred. No smoke, no garlic. Must be the long winters up here!

Dale R
Dale R
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/06 21:21:10
One other thing. The Northern New England franks are usually fried,they can be steamed but fried is preferred. Jordans and Maple Leaf fry to a nice crispy reddish brown. When I mail ordered Usingers and purchased Thumann's in N.J. this summer when on vacation I noticed that they don't fry well, sort of get brown but not dark. They are much better steamed or dropped in hot water for several minutes, not boiled!
Maybe John Fox aka Hot Dog King (well deserved title if you ask me) can elaborate. I think it's because Northern New England Franks are cooked in boiling hot water to fully cook them at the plant whereas Thumanns and Usinger hot smoke their franks to fully cook them and this might not make them amenable to frying???

Dale R
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/07 02:19:09
quote:
Originally posted by Ashphalt

Roosy,

Curousier and curiouser. I saw Maple Leaf Franks in the deli case at Stop and Shop in Norwood (oddly enough, the Foxborough store where I usually shop doesn't have them). They had a bulk pack out. They're beef and pork with a lamb casing. Distributor is Maple Leaf Meat Products, Chelsea, MA 02150.

But I couldn't find a phone listing for them on Verizon Superpages.

WHAT?
Tyson supposedly bought the company out and they discontinued them.
I WANT SOME!
I gotta call my buddy the caterer in Marlborough and ask him again!
I used to get them in the 10 pound bags. they are linked dogs, and snap like crazy when you bite them!
Oh happy happy joy joy....
This cant be a joke.. It isnt April Fools day.
What I would give for some!
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/07 02:20:51

This is the link where I posted what I found about the Leafs being discontinued.
Hmmm.......
http://www.roadfood.com/Forums/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=9900&SearchTerms=maple,leaf

Will you please keep me informed if you find anything out as to where I can get them?
Thanks so much..

A photo of them in the deli case will tide me over..
pant pant.......
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/08 13:47:48
Ashphalt,
Can you email me?
Thanks,
Tara
roossy90@aol.com
Ashphalt
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/10 09:26:41
Tara, did you get my email?
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/11 02:38:23
quote:
Originally posted by Ashphalt

Tara, did you get my email?

Yep, thanks..
Look for my reply..
Thanks so very much!
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/16 14:22:37
Here is my dream dog!
Thanks to Ashphalt and his hard work tracking down these beauties.
I am so excited, and cant wait to get that first "snap" that has eluded me for 3 years!
I notice that they are next to the Boars Head Natural Casing.. Those are what I have been eating lately since I havent been able to get the Maple Leaf's....
Close, but no cigar!


MikeS.
Fire Safety Admin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/17 00:41:56
I buy MapleLeaf (Kirkland Signature(Costco)) brand thick cut bacon as my favorite bacon except for the times I can find a thick cut applewood smoked bacon. If I could find the dogs I'd surely try them.

MikeS.
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/18 03:14:59
LOL.. I had a hard time finding them.
Now you have the photo, courtesty of Ashphalt.
That is the packaging.
I think they are totally a New England product.
Not in Florida, nor in Maine. (at least not last winter..)
Dont know what the full connection is.
I am so confused now about the link between the Canadian company and the regional company, and the email I got from the canadian company.
I just dont know.
Ashphalt is my hero!
Looking for these frankfurters for 3 years now!
Jimeats
Filet Mignon
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/18 05:38:39
Thats not the same barker! Maple Leaf in the Boston area ceased to exist a long time ago. I belive they were produced by NEPCO {New England Packing Co.} they were not an all beef hot dog, loaded with fillers. They tasted alright but the competition had a much better product. Chow Jim
jagee2
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/19 00:24:01
Hi, I'm new here, obviously, by doing a search for Hot dogs. Not just any hot day, mind you. I guess it would be called a "frank" maybe. Oh how I dream of having a Maple Leaf all beef frank with the snap. Yum. We used to boil them and didnt' even need the bun. I loved them.

I lived in Boston and my father found them at a market in Codman Square. I left a long long time ago, and was back to visit and I couldn't find them again. My father was dead at that time too.

I would like to get some again. Or some that are very similiar. The have to be all beef, in casing and together? Or at least taste like them with that snap. Roossy you described them just how I remembered them. Not too many people eat them in my neighborhood that I knew of anyway. And I don't think you could get them everyplace. I did a search a while ago and found the company in Canada, but thought that wasn't the same. I gave up, and here I am again.

Did anyone find them? Or something similar? Do they ship? I'm in Cincinnati now, and they don't have ANYthing like them. Meaning the casings and all.

Jeanne
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/22 15:19:49
THANKS ASHPHALT!
I got them a few minutes ago, and am in the process of devouring one right now!
Happy Happy Joy Joy..
I sure do appreciate you and your wife getting these to me!
Now, thats what Roadfood friendship is all about!
Thanks so much again...
BTW.. there was still ice in the water bottle!
Ashphalt
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/22 18:06:31
So happy they make you happy, Roossy.

I tried a couple last week. I think they have a slight garlic aroma, but not a strong garlic taste. Nice balance of beef and pork (and I'm really not big on all beef). Not as porky or "German" tasting as the R.I. Saugy but with a definite snap to the skin. They seemed familiar to me, I'm sure I've had them before. Definitely a New England style dog. I'll buy them again!

For those on the sidelines, the folks at the deli counter of the Stop and Shop in Norwood, MA (Rte. 1) told me these are a local product that they offer to the stores, but only certain stores carry them. The store a few miles away in Foxborough doesn't carry them, and has stopped carrying Saugys, which these folks told me is also offered. Interested locals might want to ask their Stop and Shop deli for Maple Leafs. I also spotted them at Roche Bros. in Millis.

Addendum: For any tailgaters who might come in for a Patriots game and who want to toast Roossy, the Norwood S&S is roughly 5 miles north of Gillette Stadium.
oldbiker10
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/30 14:48:08
Someone is making the Maple Leaf cased hot dogs. I recentely purhased them at a small butcher shop here in Dunnellon, Florida. Unfortunataly the store only had 5 cases of the hot dogs and they sold out in less then 2 days. The store reordered them but it has been 8 weeks so far and they havent receaved there order. The owner of the store told me that the hot dogs were backordered? I am still wating to get my hands on these hot dogs. There the closest thing I have found that takes me back to the 50s and 60s when you could get a good hot dog. I am hopeing that some of the "Big Boys" find out about the Maple Leafs and start looking for those old recepies.

Remember when cased hot dogs were the main hot dog in the store and "Franks" and skinless were hard to find ????
ScreenBear
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/30 17:39:10
Clarification, please. Have the elusive Maple Leafs been indeed found? Why did it take so long? Where are the Maple Leafs under discussion made? Ontario? And, is there more than one Maple Leaf brand, and is that what has caused all the confusion?
P.S.---Were they great?
The Bear
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/30 23:18:24
NO.. they are not the Canadian company, as you can see from their mail to me on the previous page...
I dont know how they re-surfaced, but Ashphalt saw them in a Massachusetts grocery store near where I used to live in Mass.
I think the "Maple-Leaf" name has confused many people. The canadian company makes a hot dog.. These were called frankfurters....
I also was confused at the beginning until I saw the packaging and knew it wasnt my elusive frank/dog/whatever you want to call them.
But I got them, thanks to Ashphalt!
Apparently, Maple Leaf in Canada thought they were another company, or the recipe was bought out..
I dunno and dont care anymore. I now have a source.....
But it is still confusing.
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/09/30 23:19:38
http://www.roadfood.com/Forums/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=9900&SearchTerms=maple,leaf
Go figure....
bigdog540
Cheeseburger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/13 14:00:40
I found the elusive Maple Leafs at Goretti's Supermarket, Millbury MA. Loose pack available at the deli counter for $3.59/lb. I spoke with the guy behind the counter and he told me they are being produced by Kayem in Chelsea MA using the original recipe from the old Maple Leaf Co. originally in Somerville MA. He told me they are also available in 1 lb. packages in the pre-pack section next to the Oscar Mayer and other run of the mill dogs.

He told me until recently the name was owned by Russer, a producer out of NY. But they were not distributing under that name and their rights expired. Kayem bought up the rights to the name and had the original recipe.

I don't know how much of this is true, but he seemed to know his stuff. I can tell you that the Federal Inspection Number on both the Kayem Hot Dogs and the Maple Leafs that were in the pre-pack section was the same number. That means they were made in the same plant.

I bought a pound, seven franks was just over one pound. They were great. Good snap, mild beef/pork dog. Not unlike the Kayem Old Tyme, a little less spice. I'll buy them again.
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/13 14:05:19
They WERE made by Russer..
Read my original post...

That guy knows his stuff..
Thanks for the great information..
Glad you liked them.
I like Kayem Reds.. Not naturals....
bigdog540
Cheeseburger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/13 14:09:36
I've only seen the Reds in Maine and NH. Don't see any in MA. I like the reds too, but most times I serve them people think there's something wrong with them and won't eat them. So I stick to the regular NC's for cook-outs.
pattileather
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/14 13:38:53
Hey guys, the owner of Maple Leaf Hotdogs Steve Davidowitz is a good friend of mine. He resides in Salem MA & New Hampshire, and I think he does infact have a few accounts in Maine. I even think he sometimes makes the deliveries himself, so you can even meet him!
His e-mail is HOTDOG1269@aol.com
pattileather
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/14 13:42:08
quote:
Originally posted by roossy90


Hello, new to the roadfood forum. I am moving to Maine next month and am wondering does anyone know where to get Maple Leaf Hot dogs.. I see on the web site, something called top dogs.. and I dont think they are the same thing. I used to live in Marlboro, MA, and used to get them in 10 pound bags from a catering company that I used to work for..but I have been living in FLA and now in Colorado, but moving to Maine in a month.. Yeah.. I do get around...
If anyone knows of a supermarket, or store, can ya slide it to me?
Thanks...
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/14 13:56:39
quote:
Originally posted by pattileather

quote:
Originally posted by roossy90


Hello, new to the roadfood forum. I am moving to Maine next month and am wondering does anyone know where to get Maple Leaf Hot dogs.. I see on the web site, something called top dogs.. and I dont think they are the same thing. I used to live in Marlboro, MA, and used to get them in 10 pound bags from a catering company that I used to work for..but I have been living in FLA and now in Colorado, but moving to Maine in a month.. Yeah.. I do get around...
If anyone knows of a supermarket, or store, can ya slide it to me?
Thanks...


I posted that a year ago..
Been to Maine and gone..

Now in South Carolina, but I got a great friend here on RF, named Ashphalt, that found me some Maple Leaf Franks and sent them to me a month ago.
I def will email your Maple leaf man....
Thanks.. I can always use more outlets..... I sure appreciate it!
I got your email, and emailed ya back...
Tara
pattileather
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/14 13:59:55
Maple Leaf HotDogs

I know the original owner's son, Steven Davidowitz who still sells Maple Leaf HotDogs to this day. He resides in Salem, MA & New Hampshire. I believe he has a few accounts in Maine and even personally sometimes makes the hot dog deliveries himself. His e-mail address is HOTDOG1269@aol.com and I'm sure he'll be glad to help you.
pattileather
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/14 14:31:06
The owner of maple leaf is going to south carolina i think in november. He drives down and brings his maple leafs to all his golf buddies. (nothing like a maple leaf hot dog with the casing)
Anyway, maybe you can get together and get your maple leaf hotdogs first hand. e-mail him!
(never did a forum before, hope I'm responding to the right person)
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/14 17:12:22
quote:
Originally posted by pattileather

The owner of maple leaf is going to south carolina i think in november. He drives down and brings his maple leafs to all his golf buddies. (nothing like a maple leaf hot dog with the casing)
Anyway, maybe you can get together and get your maple leaf hotdogs first hand. e-mail him!
(never did a forum before, hope I'm responding to the right person)

Yes you are.. Check your email... I replied back to you there also....
Love the snap!
oldbiker10
Junior Burger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/20 02:50:57
anyone know where I can mail order these elusive hotdogs ?
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/20 14:05:22
quote:
Originally posted by oldbiker10

anyone know where I can mail order these elusive hotdogs ?

As far as I know, they are not available on line.
They just recently came back on the market....
I have waited 3 years before a friend on RF got me some, and paid dearly for them.
Good luck...
I am counting on Pattileathers friend to bring me some more when he comes down here to golf!
roossy90
Sirloin
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/20 14:07:16
Patti..
Still waiting for Steve to email me back.......
Ashphalt
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: maple leaf dogs 2006/10/20 14:08:34
Pattileather - you should let your friend know that Roosy is one of his product's best advertisers. Just look how long this thread has been going on!
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