Tag Archives: summer

Riviera Meals, from Marseilles to Portofino!

Our favorite recipes are the product of a Mediterranean-inspired longing, a great love for the sea and the culture and history of this French and Italian coastal paradise. The bounty of the coast is intoxicating. Bouillabaisse! Salade nicoise! Fresh fish (Branzino! Orata!), and briny mussels. Fragrant basil, bright lemon, and plenty of garlic. Oregano, rosemary, […]

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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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Head to Red Hook This Weekend On The Ferry! All Aboard!

This weekend, we’re celebrating more than Memorial Day and the official start of picnicking and grilling season. Great, delicious things are happening in Red Hook. First, the Red Hook Patio Grill is BACK. Get your pitch-perfect summer lunch here, and delve into Chef Mitchel London’s classic, fantastic cooking on the waterfront overlook sweeping views of the Statue […]

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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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Congrats! School is OUT! Let Us Cater your Graduation Bash

Graduation is a big deal and calls for serious celebrating, best with delicious eats from Fairway Catering. Our talented chefs take the freshest of fresh ingredients and turn them into your favorite classics. Your guests will rave. Let US do the work, you take the credit. What makes our catering the best, an obvious choice, a complete […]

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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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Picnic Season, Fairway Style

The sun is shining, the days are long and luxurious, and picnic season is upon us. Need some inspiration? Head to Fairway and ogle the oodles of delicious possibilities for your shopping and picnic baskets. A concert on the grass, fireworks in the park, a hike to a waterfall…any outdoor activity is better accompanied by […]

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You’ve Got to Try Graeter’s Ice Cream As Soon As You Possibly Can

Graeter’s puts everyday ice cream to shame. In case you mistrust my hyperbole: we’re jaded about these things. Our awesome Frozen buyer Guy is inundated with a constant flood of new and wonderful ice cream. (Poor Guy!) He tries the local, the handmade, the exquisite, flavors from classic to wildly funky. It takes something extraordinary to […]

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Our Master Butcher Ray Venezia On How to Create Burger Perfection

This Saturday, our Rock Stars were out in force in Fairway Red Hook. We showered customers with rich and toasty iced coffee; fresh oozy burrata just in from Puglia; hot dogs with some of our favorite condiments–Andre Laurent sauerkraut, balsamic ketchup, and our brand new and awesome Fairway mustard; and the sweetest melon that has […]

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