Professional Knife Sharpening

Sharpening the knife to cut the beef steakGet your knives sharpened for your holiday feast at Walter Stewart’s Market. Sharpening is provided by Elizabeth Colwell of The Wire Whisk.
How it Works:

  • Drop off your knives to the WSM Service Desk (by 11:00am to ensure you get them back the next day).
  • Tuesdays: drop off your knives by 11am and they will be ready on Wednesday.
  • Thursdays: drop off your knives by 11am and they will be ready Friday.
  • Fill out the sharpening form available at the store’s service desk.
  • Please pay when dropping off your knives by cash or check payable to “Elizabeth Colwell”  Cost is $5 per knife any size.

Walter Stewart’s Rings in the Holidays with “Peter’s Stocking” and “Donation Days”

Congratulations to Peter’s Stocking winner James Smeed, age 7, pictured with his dad James, and Bennett and Doug of WSM

Congratulations to the 43rd winner of the toys in Peter’s Stocking, seven-year-old James Smeed!
The memory of Peter Lewis lives on with his favorite holiday tradition – Peter’s Stocking. Walter Stewart’s also donated toys purchased from New Canaan Toy Store to the Toys for Tots drive. 

Our T-Bill shoppers were also invited to donate their balances to their favorite local non-profits during our annual holiday donations days drive. Together we raised $2430.81 for participating local organizations, including ABC House, NC Food Pantry, and Strays and Others. Customers who would like to participate in the T-Bill Donation Days program may obtain a courtesy card from the store’s customer service staff or sign up online.

Meals on Wheels Holiday Shopping Event Results

Giving thanks and giving back to our community! Thank you to everyone that shopped our annual Meals on Wheels Shopping Event Wednesday! Thanks to your patronage Stewart’s Wine & Spirits donated $1162 to this excellent New Canaan organization that provides meals to homebound residents of New Canaan.

1st of the Season Local Apples!

This just in at WSM: Fresh First of the Season Local CT Apples: Honeycrisp, Paula Red, Empire, and Ginger Gold! With more varieties arriving every day . . .

WSM Local Summer Bounty

There are so many reasons to celebrate summer in CT! First of the season local CT produce available at WSM:

* Local CT Apples – Honeycrisp and Paula Red
* Local CT Red Plums
* Local CT Nectarines
* Local CT Bi-Color Corn on the Cob
* Local CT Peaches
* Local CT Tomatoes – Plum and Heirloom
* Local CT Peppers – Shishito and Sweet Jimmy Nardello
* Local CT Beans – Eggplant
* Local CT Beans – Italian Flat, Yellow Waxed, String
* Local CT Squash/Zucchini – Yellow, Green, Gold Bar
* Local CT Cucumbers – Kirby & Super Select
* Local CT Basil
* Local CT Green Kale
* Local CT Green Peppers
* Local CT Red & Gold Bunched Beets
* Local CT Swiss Chard

With more varieties coming soon! Shop Local, Shop Stewart’s! Shop Local, Shop Stewart’s!

New Canaan Taste of Town Stroll – August 25th

Welcoming families & visitors to downtown and helping our neighbors -the New Canaan Chamber of Commerce ‘Taste of New Canaan’ stroll is back for 2021!
Wednesday August 25th 
The New Canaan Chamber of Commerce invites you to the 2021 Taste of New Canaan organized by Rock Paper Scissors Custom Events. The net proceeds will go to the New Canaan Food Pantry. This Event is graciously sponsored by William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty New Canaan Office.
Participants can choose from three different walking tours – it’s a fantastic night out with family and or friends.
The party begins at William Pitt Sotheby’s New Canaan Office 26 Cherry Street at 5:00pm. You will enjoy some music, get a treat or two, collect your wristband and map and head out on your selected tour(s). There is a 2.5-hour window for you to do your self-guided tour. Check in no later than 7:15pm as the event finishes at 8:00pm sharp.
Use the link below to donate to the New Canaan Food Pantry to be eligible to participate.
Taste Tour (10 stops)
Family Fiesta (6 stops)
*Wine Trail (10 stops)
Limited tickets will be available on the night so best to book ahead. There is a rain date of Thursday, August 26th.
*Guests 21 years of age or older purchasing the Wine Trail must provide valid identification.
Make Your Donation Here to be Eligible to Participate
Make Your Donation Here to be Eligible to Participate