Amedei Chocolate: The World's Best

Looking for an extra special chocolate experience?  Then let me introduce Amedei chocolate, crafted bean-to-bar in Tuscany by the world’s first female master chocolatier Cecilia Tessieri. 

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Chocolate Stroll

Do you have plans for next Thursday, Feb. 9? Of course you do! From 5-7 p.m. you're going to stroll around your local Central Market and eat chocolate.

The whole store is getting in on the fun, so you'll discover chocolate flavors from Produce to Wine & Beer! Head to the Cooking School page and register for free today.

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Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate Cookies

Cookies! They are delightful during our Chocolate Indulgence event and every other week of the year. If you're up for baking, here's a recipe that delivers a triple shot of chocolate. Grab a few and settle in on the couch for this week's Bachelor episode or take them as a host gift to a dinner party. They are decadent and delightful and no matter where you enjoy them, you simply can't go wrong. 

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Chocolate Bars: When Only the Classics Will Do

Sure there are all kinds of really wonderful chocolate items in store for our two weeks of Chocolate Indulgence, but sometimes what you really want is a classic: chocolate bars. 

From Italy to Hawaii, we have brought in an exciting line-up of truly amazing chocolate bars from around the world. Let's take a little tour:

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Chocolate Beer? Yes!

If you like to drink your chocolate, we have two dark and creamy beers in store for our Chocolate Indulgence fesival that you must try: Atwater Decadent Chocolate Ale (pictured) and Kasteel Barista Chocolate Quad.

We've brought them in special for this event, so hurry in and don't miss this oppotunity to try a couple of really unique chocolate beers. 

Go on, indulge!

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Football For Foodies

So, we hear there is a rather important sporting event coming up soon. We’re no armchair quarterbacks, but we do have a few plays up our sleeves when it comes to food.

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Chocolate Indulgence

Our Chocolate Indulgence event is here! Feb. 1-14 your Central Market will transform into a chocolate wonderland filled with an outrageously sinful selection of decadent chocolate bars, confections, truffles and treats.

We have a calendar full of fun chocolate activities planned for you over these 2 weeks. You can meet chocolate makers and artisan chocolatiers, get hands-on in chocolate cooking classes, and you for sure don't want to miss our Chocolate Stroll on 2/9. 

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Houston, We Have A Party

Houston, this post is for you! We're super excited about the football game this weekend, and are celebreating with in-store fun for you all week. Samples, demos, and a Saturday patio party are all on the calendar.

Here's a rundown of what we have planned, but check your store calendar online for any updates. 

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Turn Up Your Weekend with a Fresh Cherry Sidecar

Plan now for a TGIF to remember! Infuse a pint of brandy with fresh New Zealand cherries and simmer up a cherry syrup. Let them sit for a few days to build flavor while you work away at the office. Then come home Friday night and create a flavorful cocktail that will have you feeling like a rock star mixologist. 

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Drink Coffee = Help Haitian Children

What’s better than your morning cup of coffee? How about knowing that your purchase helped children in Haiti who are waiting to be adopted? Awesome, right? When you pick up a bag of A Child’s Hope coffee, all proceeds support the Haitian nonprofit, A Child’s Hope, which provides a safe, loving, and supportive home for more than 300 children in Haiti who don’t have a family to call their own. The organization’s mission is to provide children a home, an education and life skills that will allow them to rebuild and lead the Haiti of tomorrow.

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