Lamb Loin Chops with Shaved Brussels Sprout Salad

With the weather warming up, we’re already in the mood for summer cookouts, even if it’s still early spring. Why not get a head start with a recipe that features spring lamb and doesn’t require any grilling outdoors?

These lamb loin chops are first dusted with quatre épices (a special four-spice blend) and then pan-roasted on the stovetop. They’re earthy, full of flavor, and quick to cook, and they go beautifully with a simple salad of shaved Brussels sprouts tossed with a lively, herb-spiked dressing.


Celebrate Easter

Spring is here! Celebrate the return of flowers, color and, of course, Easter, with our special selection of prepared foods, seasonal goodies, and antibiotic-free, humanely raised meats.

Choose from our selection of beautiful centerpieces at our Butcher counter. We’ve got everything from classic spiral-cut ham and boneless smoked ham to leg of lamb rack of lamb. To place order in advance, just call or stop by your nearest Union Market.


Passover Seder

The weather is thawing, spring is in the air, and Passover is just around the corner. We’ve got all the essentials for planning a perfect Seder, from matzo and macaroons to brisket and gelfite fish, so that you can start stocking up now.

Our Butcher counter has a wide selection of delicious centerpiece options for you to choose from, all of which are humanely raised, antibiotic-free and free of added hormones. Scroll down to see our selection of fresh meat, and to place an order in advance, just call or stop by your nearest Union Market.


A Saint Patrick’s Day Spread

This Saint Patrick’s Day, celebrate in true Irish epicurean fashion. To start things out right, make sure to stop by our Prepared Food counter this Saturday. We’ll be dishing up delicious Irish BLTs—Guinness-braised pork belly topped with Irish cheddar, green tomatoes, bibb lettuce, and mayo and served on a ciabatta roll.

And for those of you who love the classics, we also have our housemade corned beef and cabbage, as well as 100% grass-fed and finished corned beef brisket available at our butcher counter. Some other favorites that we’ll have on hand include 1 year aged grass-fed Irish cheddar (currently on special for $2.00 off per lb) and Kerrygold butter—perfect on top of a warm slice of our Irish soda bread from Tom Cat Bakery right here in Long Island City.


Recipe: Smoked Bacon Biscuits

We love sweet cookies, cakes, and brownies as much as the next person, but for those days when you want the comfort of something fresh out of the oven but have a hankering for something more savory, these biscuits are just the thing.

They have a smoky flavor from crisp bits of fried smoked bacon and a little spark of heat from a dash of mustard powder. They’re delicious all on their own, but we recommend serving them alongside soup or salad.


Recipe: Blood-Orange Roasted Endive

When most people think of winter cooking they picture slow-braised meats, roasted root vegetables, and big pots of soup simmering away slowly on a stove. While we love all of those, sometimes we want something a little lighter, even when it’s chilly.

One of our favorite winter recipes combines the warm, comforting appeal of braised endive with the exhilarating zing and lively colors of blood orange and fresh herbs. It all comes together to make a dish so good it’ll almost make you wish winter lasted all year long.


Recipe: Chocolate-Hazelnut Panna Cotta

This Valentine’s Day why not take a break from the crowds and the cold with a cozy dinner in the comfort of your own home? We have everything you’ll need to make it a special night for two.

Between local blooms from Dutch Petals to sweet treats from Mast Brothers, Lake Champlain Chocolates, and New York City’s own Nunu and Jacques Torres, as well as our own housemade dark chocolate-dipped long-stem strawberries, we’ve got you covered in the romantic gifts department.


Our Market Picks: What We’re Loving Right Now

In this installment of “Market Picks” we’ve gathered up a handful of our favorite products. We know it’s hard to keep track of all the delicious and intriguing items on our shelves, so we’ve made it that much easier for you to create your shopping list!

Read on for the full scoop on which items to look out for the next time you’re at Union Market.


Oysters & Caviar for New Year’s Eve

Ring in the New Year with a celebratory menu that’ll set the tone for the rest of 2018!

We have a delectable variety of sustainable caviars that will add a little sparkle to your midnight festivities. Serve them on butter-soaked blini, on slices of cucumber with crème fraïche, or really spoil yourself and enjoy them all on their own, one sinful spoonful at a time.


Christmas Spiral-Cut Ham

Our Christmas Menu

Christmas Spiral-Cut Ham
’Tis the season to celebrate—with food! We have everything you’ll need to put together a Christmas celebration for the ages, including a fantastic selection of centerpieces at our Butcher counter and an abundance of ready-to-eat dishes at our Prepared Food counter.

Whether your feast calls for a standing rib roast, free-roaming turkey or goose, spiral-cut ham, beef tenderloin, a crown roast of pork, or a leg of lamb, your centerpiece is sure to shine given our selection of top-quality antibiotic-free and humanely raised meats.