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Salad Stories: The Perfect Caesar

Food smells good. Food tastes good. Food keeps us alive. It is simultaneously a desire and a need and, even more, a tangible, expressible way of connecting with those around us. I believe that food is one of the most powerful means of linking together humankind as we share our time, culture, desires, tendencies, and […]

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Good Morning, Sunshine! 7 Cool Breakfast Ideas to Beat the Heat

I am at my air conditioned desk and I don’t wanna leave! Often, I’m antsy. Today, I’m content to stay here and bask in the cool, artificial air as long as possible. It’s just so crazy hot outside! Sweaty, sticky…relentlessly, incredibly hot. Which makes me ponder how best to feed myself in this heat. I’m […]

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Cool, New Drinks for Hot Summer Days

Walking along New York City streets during the summertime feels like walking through a clammy rainforest- however, the tree shade is replaced by skyscrapers that exaggerate the already stifling heat. A sticky humidity resonates along the avenues, and I often find myself quickening my pace as I approach the next street, hoping to catch a […]

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Happy National Strawberry Parfait Day!

In case you didn’t notice, strawberry season is NOW. We sell strawberries all year long, but there’s nothing like the just-picked, sweeter-than-candy goodness that is in season for but a flash right now in Long Island and nearby. These strawberries are so ethereal and otherworldly and perfect that it feels almost sacrilege to do anything […]

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Fall Head Over Heels for Cabeço Das Nogueiras Unfiltered Extra Virgin Olive Oil

As a kid, Alberto Serralha played in his grandfather’s olive groves near Abrantes, in central Portugal, where the Rio Tejo flows toward Lisbon. Olive oil is in his blood. With a childhood spent watching his granddad harvest and mill olives from ancient trees, Alberto knows what great oils should look like, smell like, and taste […]

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In Season Now: Fruits and Veggies Galore

In 1933, Nathan Glickberg, Howie’s grandfather, started what would become Fairway Market; it was a little fruit and vegetable stand on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. We’ve come a long way since then, but top quality produce is still at the heart of who we are at Fairway. There’s no better time to celebrate the earth’s […]

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Fresh from the Docks: Copper River Salmon Season is Here!

The season is cruelly short–the time to celebrate by taking home a fresh, intensely flavorful piece of Copper River Salmon is NOW. Don’t leave the Fairway seafood counter without this life-enhancing piece of stunning fish. Why is Copper River Salmon worth dropping everything and heading straight to Fairway? Why does this fish have a fan […]

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Happy Memorial Day…and Happy Grilling Season!

From all of us at Fairway Market: Happy Memorial day, happy summer! Now turn on the grill and get your grill on. Nothing says summertime like flipping juicy burgers outside. Even better with a cold beer in hand, your friends around, and really good tunes playing. Exhale. According to Psychology Today, barbecues are great for […]

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Fire Up the Grill! Fairway’s Housemade Sausages and Kebabs

Memorial Day is around the corner–the kickoff of all things summertime: long days, flip-flops, and…barbeque season!  Soak skirt, hanger, or flatiron steak in soy sauce, lime juice, garlic, ginger and brown sugar; sear on the grill, and you’re a culinary hero/heroine. Marinate lamb chops in yogurt, parsley, lemon and mint and grill until obscenely juicy. […]

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Proudly Introducing Fairway Bruschetta!

Friends coming over? Bruschetta (“broo-SKEH-tah”) is the fastest, easiest, and MOST DELICIOUS THING on earth you could possibly serve. Fairway bruschette (“broo-SKEH-teh”) have been created and labeled by the experts right here among us.  From the Italian word ‘bruscare,‘ meaning ‘to roast over coals‘. All you do is slice your favorite bread into thick tranches.  Toast […]

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