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A Sweet Story, Sicilian Style: Fiasconaro Panettone & Spreads for the Holidays

In the shadows of the Modonie Mountains, the small beautiful village of Castelbuono stands in the valley. The town took its name from the 14th century landmark “Castello Del Buon Aere” or “Castle of the Good Air”. Castelbuono, is part of the province of Palermo, Sicily. Sixty years ago an artisan named Mario Fiasconaro mastered […]

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They’re Here! Fairway OneCup Coffee Pods!

Lori tells the tale of how Fairway came to acquire our new and incredible Private Label OneCups.   We Fairway folk know coffee. And we ought to since we have been buying, roasting and selling the stuff for 80 years. It is a crucial  segment of what Fairway is and what we do, so it matters to us […]

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Hitting Bottom: “Breaking Bad” with an Almost Empty Jar of Fairway’s NEW Hazelnut Spread

Editor’s Note: Just in! Thanks to our own Lori Levy, this jar of goodness has arrived on the shelves of your Fairway. Our hazelnut spread is even more hazelnutty–and better–than Nutella! It is made in Piedmont, Italy, with high quality cocoa, rich hazelnuts, sweet skim milk, and love.  Like the many of you we love […]

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Mère Poulard: Legendary Cookies from Brittany. Rich in History + Beautiful Sweet Treats for Your Holiday Hosts

We fell truly, madly, deeply in love with these gorgeous, colorful tins filled with perfect, buttery, salty, crisp French confections earlier this year.  In addition to being exquisite, these cookies, galettes and sables, have a wonderful heritage steeped in the rich history of the magnificent land from which they hail. They are eternally linked to […]

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Giving of Thanks: Counting Blessings at Fairway

It is normal to take pause and consider one’s blessings at this time of year. This Thanksgiving deserves a bit more reflection upon our bounty, and an even deeper consideration of the good will and giving spirit of those who have joined together to look after each other at this tremendous time of need. Fairway […]

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Why Round Challah? (You Don’t Have To Be Jewish to <3 Challah!)

In NYC challah is a part of the culture. For many of us who are of the Jewish faith a challah is the sign of a celebration, a festival meal be it Shabbat or a High Holiday.  Our weddings and bar/bat mitzvah celebrations begin with a special blessing on a challah, a “Motzi”, as it […]

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New, Fabulous Greeting Cards! Spotlight on the Artist Michael Albert

How lucky are we to have such talented friends?  Michael Albert has been a Fairway shopper, aficionado and vendor for 25 years.  We are extremely proud to add his greeting cards to our lineup of super cool “Fairway Exclusives.” Michael, an acclaimed Pop Artist, combines his philosophy of recycle, reuse and re-purpose to his artwork.  […]

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Moonlight and Silver Dollars in Vermont: Our New Pancakes

We have a hit.  Our Fairway Pancakes just hit the stores two weeks ago, and one thing is for sure, you love them- really LOVE them.  We couldn’t be more delighted about that. Can you imagine how many pancakes we ate this year in our quest for fluffy perfection?  Our launch couldn’t come fast enough.  […]

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