Sherry Tasting Saturday; New Arrivals

Celebrate International Sherry Week at Paris-Madrid Grocery this Saturday, October 13 by tasting sherry!   From 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., we’ll be pouring tastes of several styles of these compelling wines from Andalucia.  Stop in, learn about the complex solera...

New French & Spanish Specialties Arrive

We received so many new products this week that we don’t have enough space here to talk about them all!   Some of the highlights include new savory spreads, walnut vinegar, specialty tinned sardines and salts to refresh your pantry.   We have tempting new...

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...