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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It’s Going to Be a Mango-licious Summer


Starting June 18 to July 1, Central Market is going crazy for mangos.

Learn how to choose, cut, and store new varieties of the tropical fruit, and, of course, we’ve got some recipes for you, too! 

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Welcome to the Community


Only a year-and-a-half old and this talented upstart Dallas brewery has already won enough medals to masquerade as an Olympic team.

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Shmaltz Brewing Company


What started as a high school joke to Jeremy Cowan and his chums became a million dollar brewery in Clifton Park in 2013. After 17 years of contract brewing in Saratoga, San Francisco, and Brooklyn, Cowan and is world famous brands could stop contract brewing and bring their tongue and cheek brews such as Genesis, Rejewvenator, and Hop Manna to life in a brick and mortar home. 

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Beer's Best Friend? Food!


We believe that food goes with, well, almost everything, and beer is very high on our list of what goes well with food. So, in honor of Beer Fest we thought we would share some of our favorite food and beer pairings.

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Excitement is Brewing


If you are really into beer, then you can't miss our annual celebration of all things barley, hops, and yeast. Just in time to kick off summer, Beer Fest, happening June 11 through 24, will let you discover unique brews from across the state and around the world. You can also meet brewmasters who are expanding and redefining the craft, with brews of every kind. 

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How Do you Say 'Cheers' in French?


You'll want to learn some fun French toasts to celebrate our French Wine Sale going on this week! Now through June 10th, head on over to our Wine Department and save: 

10% Off 6-11 bottles
20% Off 12-17 bottles
25% Off 18 bottles or more

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Just Add Water


Scoop, add water, mix. That’s all it takes to whip up a batch of pancakes from Birch Benders Pancake & Waffle Mix

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