Cheese & Specialty Foods

Inside the Co-op is another store - our gourmet selection of specialty foods and cheeses.

Gourmet Cheese, Albany, NY

It's true. When you walk into our cheese and specialty foods department it's as if you entered 

an exciting and different kind of market, filled with a huge variety of wonderful cheeses and special gourmet delights, from local farms and around the world!

There's an open invitation to come on in and have a taste. Our cheese and specialty folks love to share samples and talk cheese and gourmet foods, because they know that Honest Weight carries some of the finest food products in the world – right here in the Capital District.

Here is just a small sample of what we carry:

  • Cheese
  • Fresh pastries
  • Desserts
  • Sweets & chocolates
  • Olive oils
  • Mustards
  • Vinegars
  • Hard-to-find canned and packaged fish

Organic Cheese, Albany NYMany of the local products in this department are the finest available anywhere in the Capital Region and are often available only at the Co-op. Why? Because we appreciate our local community of vendors, farms and chefs - and they appreciate us back. We are all working together to bring to our community - you and your family - the best, most nutritious, and healthy foods possible at a reasonable price.

And, whether local or not, we're very proud that the food we offer supports a wide range of cultures, styles, and traditions.  Our mission statement includes respect for humanity and the earth - something we take very seriously here at the Co-op.Capital District Imported Cheeses

So when you're hungry for a new gourmet taste - or just want to talk about good food (and maybe the wine that goes with it) - come on in to our cheese and specialty foods department, chat up our locally famous foodies and chefs, and sample some of our taste tempting goodies. 

Download our Cheese Selection Guide here to give you a head start.