latest food basket survey by the Department of Licensing and Consumer
Affairs found Cruz Bay’s Dolphin Market the cheapest.
stores surveyed, the sample food basket items at Dolphin totaled $60.68. In second place, Pine Peace Market was 6% higher, at $64.36. The basket at Starfish Market
cost $65.60, 7.5% higher than Dolphin.
Speaking of food
prices, the Inquiring Iguana's father in law and nephew are staying at Blue Tang
this week. They e-mailed, “Blown away by the prices e.g. $6.99 for a
loaf of bread or $10 for a bag of potato chips! Needless to say, we
deferred stocking up to a StT. run. (I did spring for a $10 Sam Adams
But they LOVE Blue Tang. (Looking for a vacation villa? Check it out at BlueTang.vi.)