Love All Around for Lava Lake Lamb


Let me reacquaint you with the freshest, most tender grass-fed spring lamb you’ve ever tasted, this 100% grass-fed, free-range lamb from our friends at Lava Lake Lamb arrived in store yesterday, and I don't think I could be any more excited.

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Rosé is the new Red


This time of year when the thermometer starts to climb towards 100 degrees, I am on the look out for cool and refreshing summer beverages. Just the same as changing out sweaters for sun dresses, this means switching out a beloved red for something a bit lighter, and I have found one Italian and two French rosĂ©s that are just the ticket. 

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Eat Local at Dallas Preston Royal


The team at Dallas Preston Royal could not think of a better way to spend a holiday weekend than to throw a party for all of their neighbors! And to bring the whole neighborhood together they have set out to find the tastiest treats made by their neighbors as well. Join Dallas Preston Royal to Eat Local, July 3rd - 6th.

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Wine for Every Food. Food for Every Wine.


Our upcoming Wine Week has us thinking about our favorite food and wine combinations in our stores, and there are a lot. So we’ve compiled a quick list that mixes old classics and fresh new ideas, in seven pairings perfect to complete the entire wine filled week.

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Woo-Hoo It's Almost Wine Week


Save the date! Central Market Wine Week begins on July 9th, and to say that our glasses are half full is something of an understatement. We will be featuring wine for every food and food for every wine, including your favorite varietals, top winemakers, and more all through July 15th.

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Up Your Grilling Game


The weather is getting warmer outside, which means the grills are getting hotter. And if you are anything like me you can fall into a routine of what to grill. Burgers, chicken, and grilled veggies are fantastic, but here are few new ideas before high stakes grill season kicks off.

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Farm to Market


There are a lot of things that I love about summer, but very close to the top of that list is the abundance of fresh local produce that pours into our stores this time of year. And today is an especially good day, because our produce buyer sent a list of all the goodies arriving from Johnson's Backyard Garden tomorrow.

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Sour Power from Saint Arnold


I discovered sour beers on recommendation from a friend, and they have quickly become my new favorite summer drinking beer. Light, refreshing, and lower in alcohol sour beers are perfect for warm Texas summer days.

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Local Brews from Local Dudes


We know a lot of people who might suggest that when the local beer scene is good, life is good. And if that is true, then life in Dallas is pretty great right now. Two breweries we wanted to be sure to highlight during Beer Fest are Lakewood Brewing Company and Four Corners Brewing.

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Buffalo Bayou Brewing - New Twist on an Old Craft


When Rassul Zarinfar was a student at Rice University he was a bit of a home brew enthusiast. Little did he know that this would eventually become his life’s passion. After Rice, he spent a few years working for a local beer distributer honing his brewing skills, then took some time off to head to Massachusetts, and get his MBA, from Harvard.

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