Padron Peppers, Bandol Roses Arrive

FINALLY.  Fresh Padrón peppers are here!    Grown locally in our cool evening temperatures which is similar to Spain’s Galicia, the origin of these peppers.  Our local Padróns taste completely different from the grocery store offering which is grown in Mexico. ...

Ybarra Olives Arrive & More

A pallet of deliciousness arrived today, including Ybarra piquillo stuffed manzanilla olives and Ybarra plain, pitted manzanilla olives.  And if that wasn’t enough, we have some new products as well: Ferrer Black Olive Tapenade and Dip.  A mix of black olives...

Celtic Spain

Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day, which reminds me of a fascinating genetic study by Dan Bradley of Trinity College in Dublin.   DNA research shows that the Irish originated in northwestern Spain’s Galicia and Basque provinces.  This explains why there are...

Tasty Spring Arrivals

2017 Rosès from France and Spain are starting to arrive, and daffodils are blooming in front of the shop.   Technically it’s too early to declare that spring has arrived, but I sip a glass of rosé almost every night, and dream.   Stop in and stock up on some...

French Season

New Arrivals from France!  We just received a pallet full of French goodies this week! Swing by Paris-Madrid to stock up on French essentials and exciting new products! Voisin Chocolat $6.49 The Voisin Chocolate Factory, located in France’s gastronomy capital of...