Calasparra Rice and Snails = Paella Valenciana, Rioja Value

Calasparra rice is back in stock!   Considered by many top chefs as the best rice for paella, Calasparra is the only rice in the world that carries the "Denominacion de Origen" certification, which recognizes its quality and distinctive characteristics.   Unique for...

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New Cheeses, Fall Wine and A Salad

The beginning of September brings to mind the darkening of evenings, heartier foods, and back to school. When I was studying in France this time of year, I would begin to notice mushrooms, chestnuts, and root vegetable veloutés creeping back onto bistro menus. The...

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Open Labor Day, Food & Wine’s Fantastic Spanish Products

We'll be open from 10-6 on Labor Day (Monday, September 4).   Stop in for Spanish, French or Portuguese meats, cheeses, wine or other specialties for Labor Day grilling! If you are traveling to Spain, or need a virtual trip, don't miss Food and Wine magazine's SPAIN...

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French Specialties, New Salamis Arrive

It's like Christmas around here when a pallet of new products arrive!    A load of French shelf groceries arrived this week, replenishing and augmenting many favorites, such as Rougie canned duck leg confit, Provençal olives, and tinned fish.  We now have Bonne Maman...

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Opening At Noon Monday, Valdeon Blue, Blanc Pescador

Please note!   We are opening at noon on Monday August 21 so that we can watch the 92% solar eclipse that morning. We adore cheese here at Paris-Madrid Grocery. But sadly, our gorgeous blue cheeses just don’t get the love that they deserve! Valdeon is a well-known...

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Upscale Tuna Salad & Incredible New Cheeses

Dining outdoors is one of summer's pleasures.    Whether you are camping, eating in a flower garden or at the beach, we're here to help you eat well, no matter where you are.   A delicious spin on tuna salad that never disappoints is Piquillo Peppers Stuffed With Tuna...

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Cool Food For Hot Weather

We have air conditioning at Paris Madrid Grocery, and baby, it's cool inside the shop!    Stop in and linger while picking up ingredients for picnics this Seafair weekend. Warm temperatures mean padrón pepper season is in full swing.   These diminutive peppers are...

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