PLAINVIEW, N.Y., Oct. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Get ready to rock your taste buds on Saturday, October 20, 2012 in Plainview Fairway (50 Manetto Hill Mall) from 11 am to 2 pm. Fairway Market is putting together a concert of inspiration, innovation and conversation that is not to be missed.
Shoppers can meet Fairway Market's "food rock stars," including the legendary James Beard, Award-winning cheese-monger Steve Jenkins; master fishmonger Tony Maltese; deli specialist Omar Burhan; renowned specialty imports expert Will Sneddon, master butcher Ray Venezia, and baker Sara McConigle. Come watch and listen as they inspire, delight, and surprise you with their huge repertoire of free, delicious, healthy, and fun ways to make family meals and snacks a sure hit.
These well respected experts will share their deep food knowledge, the tricks of the trade and answer any and all cooking questions. In addition, other Fairway Market "food rock stars" will offer samples and conversation throughout the store.
"Our lead merchants are bona fide foodie rock stars who love to impart knowledge, answer questions and shower customers with great tastes," said Herb Ruetsch, CEO of Fairway Market. "For shoppers it is a wonderful opportunity to meet the people responsible for all the fabulous food we offer."
Fairway Market offers an exceptional combination of traditional, organic and specialty foodstuffs at great prices. Each of the 11 tri-state locations is a fusion of the best specialty stores, organic markets and traditional supermarkets with the services of the neighborhood corner butcher, baker, cheese shop, and fishmonger and the freshness and variety of the farmer's market - all under one roof.
Fairway Market is a high-growth food retailer offering customers a differentiated one-stop shopping experience "Like No Other Market". Fairway has established itself as a leading food retailing destination in the Greater New York City metropolitan area, with stores that emphasis an extensive selection of fresh, natural and organic products, prepared foods and hard-to-find specialty and gourmet offerings, along with a full assortment of conventional groceries. Fairway is headquartered in New York, New York. See www.fairwaymarket.com.
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SOURCE Fairway Market