A warm smile and a pleasant voice welcome you into the store. When you walk into Scarborough Fare, you not only enter our store, you enter our home. Donna and Cory Wirthmann, mother and son proprietors, greet you with their immense knowledge and love for Olive Oil and Vinegar. Upon entering Scarborough Fare’s Olive Oil and Balsamic Vinegar Tap Room, your curiosity is heightened as your attention is drawn to the silver drums, called Fustis. Your journey begins as you awaken your senses by tasting some of the finest Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oils and Balsamic Vinegars from around the world. With two locations in the Hudson Valley, there is no better shop to satisfy your palate and zest for adventure.
Our full Tasting Bar, complete with single Varietal Oils, Infused Olive Oils, Premium Balsamic Vinegars, and Italian Wine Vinegars is open every day for your tasting enjoyment. We also sell refillable glass bottles so that you may return to the store to explore many other great Oils and Vinegars. Each is priced by the ounce, so that if you have a bottle of your own, you are welcome to fill it up at the tap. Experience what each product has to offer by pairing them together to create new and exciting dishes. We would love to share your delectable creations with the community, so let us know how you use the oils and vinegars. Many of the gourmet items are a perfect way to give a unique custom gift basket for the person who has everything or just introducing someone to the world of cooking. The penetrating and persistent aromas coming from each Fusti provoke your inner foodie by using these great products to create culinary art.
To enhance your experience, step into our Grocery where you can find Organic Pastas with superior rich flavor and texture, several different flavors of Pasta Sauces, Pestos, Spices, Salts, as well as many choices of all natural gluten free products. Among all these gourmet products, we also have a variety of coffees, teas, and much more.
High above the counter, hangs a locally made southern Italian style Provolone Cheese in a variety of flavors including Garlic, Crushed Red Pepper, Crushed Black Pepper, and Plain. We also have different kinds of goat cheese which comes from a local Hudson Valley Farm.
Round out your visit by pairing your Oil and Vinegar with our fine Italian Meats…Hot and Sweet Sopresatte, Pancetta, and Capicola.
We invite you to join our family and ever expand your knowledge of Olive Oil and Vinegar. Come with your imagination and tastebuds at the ready. Capture in a bottle a world tour of delicious art.