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The Joy of Masumoto Stone Fruit

It’s usually three to four weeks into California stone fruit season before the flavor of peaches and nectarines really starts popping with that textbook balance of sweetness and acidity. Almost all the peaches and nectarines that hit the shelves at the Bi-Rite Markets are from farms that we’ve built mutually-beneficial … Continue Reading

Lina Shatara

Congrats to the Grads!

Congratulations to all the grads who’ve worked hard over the years and to the families who have supported them! You have your futures ahead of you but before you jump into the new job, internship, or whatever other adventures you have in store, it’s time to celebrate, Bi-Rite style! We’ve … Continue Reading

Jon Fancey

Fresh Cheese Makes All the Difference

Burrata, Chevre, Fromage Blanc, Queso Fresco, Mozzarella–these are just a handful of the fresh cheeses available here at Bi-Rite Market. Fresh cheeses are the best expression of the milk that’s used to make them, and they are easy to enjoy every day! May and June bring a bounty of stone … Continue Reading


Bi-Rite and Bike Month in Full Swing!

It’s Bike Month in San Francisco, and we’re celebrating with the things that we, our cyclist friends, and San Franciscans love—safe cycling, helping our neighbors, and ice cream (of course!). We’re co-hosting our second-annual Bike to Ice Cream Day fundraiser with PUBLIC Bikes to raise money for Pedal Revolution, an amazing non-profit bike shop … Continue Reading


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Whole Grain Primer: Quinoa, Rye, Freekah, AmaranthJanuary 6 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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Bernal Cutlery Knife Sharpening in front of Bi-Rite MarketJanuary 19 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm
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SOLD OUT Natural Dye Workshop with Sasha DuerrJanuary 19 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Tasting Seminar: Askinosie ChocolateJanuary 20 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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SOLD OUT Inexpensive and Incredible: How to Spot Great Value WineJanuary 22 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Marin Living Foods Almond Milk tastingJanuary 23 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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