Padron Pepper Plants Have Arrived!

  Padrón Pepper plants have just arrived! Spring is in the air, and we’ve been anxiously awaiting the return of Padrón Peppers. The seeds from these plants come from Padrón in Northwestern Spain. Padrón Peppers are delicious when sautéed in olive oil until...

Day of the Dead & End of Season Padrons!

November 2nd marks the Mexican holiday, El Dia de los Muertos! Celebrate by picking up Mexican candies, decorations, and ingredients for Mexican themed meals–we’re thinking mole paired with Spanish wine. Stop by Paris-Madrid Grocery this weekend and stock...

Sherry Tasting, Chimichurri, 2010 Bordeaux

Word is, today is the last real day of summer.   Stop in and grab a picnic – a bottle of rosé wine, charcuterie, and cheese to enjoy on this 80-degree day. The warm weather is also bringing on padrón peppers, so come and get them now…   it may be the last...

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...