Lily Fair Is In Full Swing!


Bring lilies home this weekend and be greeted by towering arrangements of giant blooms when you wake up for work during the week. They'll make it a bit easier to shuffle around your kitchen and start your day. How could they not? I mean, look at those happy flowers, trumpeting in a new day! 

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Lilies are floral surprise parties! (And grown in the USA)


Lilies are often closed when you buy them, as if they aren't quite ready to let on how lovely they are. In fact, it may take 3-5 days or more for them to open. So, yah. Lilies like to take their time. But they're totally worth the wait. When you come home from work and they’ve finally burst open like little fireworks, they might as well shout surprise and throw confetti in the air!
 
 

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Lily Fair: Re-think Lilies!


You may have images of heavily perfumed white Easter lilies or backyard Tiger Lilies, but there is so much more to see, smell (sometimes), and enjoy. Lilies are flamboyant flowers that come in a wild assortment of vibrant colors -- like flowers from a fairy tale.

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Don’t Miss Winemaker Juanjo Galcera Piñol


Juanjo Galcera Piñol packed his passion for Spanish wine, his sense of humor, and pleeeeenty of wine for tastings and traveled from Spain to Texas to hang out with us during Wine Week. Hooray!

When I caught up with him he was autographing bottles of his Celler Piñol for folks in the Dallas store, his easy-going and friendly personality drawing people in. Wherever you are in your wine exploration journey, Juanjo would be more than happy to speak with you and answer any questions you may have.

You don’t want to miss this guy, so check the store calendars in your area and see when he will be near you! 

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Our Wine Experts Love Wine, Food, & Helping You!


Whether you’re a true-blue oenophile or a wine novice, you couldn’t be in a better set of hands than those of our Central Market Wine Managers when it comes to expert information and recommendations.  

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Adam LaZarre, Founder of Cycles Gladiator, Is Here!


Adam LaZarre, founder of Cycles Gladiator, is riding in to Houston (TH), Southlake (F), and Fort Worth (SAT) to talk about wine with you, answer all your questions, and of course, he'll be pulling corks for tastings! Check your store calendar for details and enjoy this Wine Week special event. 

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Come Meet Winemaker Agustín Lombroni from a Leading Argentine Winery


Agustín Lombroni is traveling from Verum Winery in Patagonia, Argentina, to visit with you, answer questions, and share his love of wine. An exciting young winemaker, Agustín is bringing new ideas to winemaking and showing the world what wonderful wines the region can produce. He will be making the rounds, so check stores in your area to see when you can meet the first native winemaker from Patagonia. 

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Set Your Watches: It's Wine O'Clock All Week!


Set your watch for wine o'clock and come join the fun of Wine Week, July 6-12, at Central Market! It's a week poured full of tastings, cooking classes, opportunities to meet the makers, and of course, our annual Fab 5 Wine sale, all waiting for you to discover them. Wine lovers, this is your week.

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Patriotic Dessert in a Jiffy


Yikes! Your guests are coming this afternoon and while the grill and salads are all taken care of, you don't yet have a dessert. (That half-eaten package of cookies in the cupboard doesn't count.) No worries, here is a bright asummer berry trifle that comes together quickly and looks fabulous.

Get ready to party like it's 1776!

 

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Menu Ideas to Make Your 4th Sparkle


It's 4th of July weekend! Time for patio parties, pool parties, block parties, backyard parties, and neighborhood parties. And no matter where you gather, one thing is for certain: there will be food!
Lots of it. Yea, America! Here are some menu ideas so tasty that Uncle Sam will want YOU
to dish him up seconds.


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