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...

Rosado, Blanco & Bocadillos

Tip a glass to our few days of sunshine with the first Rosado of the season! 2015 Ostatu Rosado Rioja  70% Tempranillo and 30% Garnacha from 60 year old vines.  Lightweight and aromatic, with wild strawberry flavors and nuances of spice.  Very dry, it offers up a rich...

Easter Specialties

Easter, or Pascuas, is a major holiday in Catholic Spain.  The week before Easter is Semana Santa (Holy Week), when many towns close down and hold religious processions throughout the streets.   The arrival of Pascuas ends the fasting of Lent, and special sweets such...