Sushi with brown rice uncovered

Brown-rice sushi may not be strictly authentic, but it’s a boon to those who are trying to eat more healthfully and get more whole grains into their diets. And two readers have sources for Mallory Loyes, who’s looking for it.

Mary Vincent said brown-rice sushi is available at I Love Sushi at 11041 S. Eastern Ave. in Henderson, and Lori Biunno suggested Whole Foods Market, which has four stores in the valley. …

For Jeanne Heiserman, who’s looking for red hamburger relish, Marlene Patrick e-mailed that she’d recently found some Mezzetta Deli Style sweet bell pepper relish at Big Lots at 1221 W. Warm Springs Road in Henderson (news that I know will be music to the ears of all of the readers who’ve been looking for Mezzetta). And Nancy Fiorello suggested Homade Chili Sauce, which she said is not spicy and is available at Albertsons, including the stores at 10250 W. Charleston Blvd., 2550 S. Fort Apache Road and 8350 W. Cheyenne Ave.

And, in a further note to those looking for Mezzetta relish, Cleone Johns reported hearing from the company that it can be ordered at, or by calling (800) 941-7044, ext. 107. …

More on horehound candy: Donna Anderson e-mailed that it can be found "just over the dam and down the road to Kingman, Ariz.," at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store at 3520 Stockton Hill Road (at I-40); there’s another Cracker Barrel in St. George, Utah, at 1736 Convention Center Drive (at I-15 and Bluff Road). …

And Seema Bernstein, who has candy stores at the Riviera, 2901 Las Vegas Blvd. South, and Bally’s, 3645 Las Vegas Blvd. South, said she carries both horehound drops and the Jolly Rancher candies that Bill Gates is looking for, both of them in bulk. …

More on pumpkin soup: Scott Kagan e-mailed that he had a bowl that was "not too sweet, but hearty and great flavor" at Simon Restaurant & Lounge at Palms Place, 4381 W. Flamingo Road. …

Reader requests: Biunno is looking for Entenmann’s pumpkin pie or coconut custard pie. …

Vi Daly is looking for Hershey’s Cinnamon Baking Chips, which she used to get at Albertsons in Boulder City. …

Barbara Tucker is looking for My-T-Fine chocolate pudding, not instant. …

J.D. Massa is looking for spiced peaches. …

Nancy C. Halpin is looking for demerara sugar and medium sweet cider, to make a Somerset Cider Cake. …

Freddie L. Jones is looking for sugar-free pomegranate syrup. …

Dianne Cochrane is looking for Evergood Garlic Sausage. …

Bob Tobias is looking for applewood-smoked bacon, which he used to get at Sam’s Club. …

Vera Pascale is looking for pinwheel sausages. …

Mike Ursich is looking for Best Foods Sandwich Spread in a 30-ounce container. …

Dannie Thomas is looking for restaurants that make Wiener schnitzel with veal and not pork. …

And Bob Ranfone is looking for Silver Star ravioli.


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