Fresh Padron Peppers Arrive!

Padron Peppers Are Here! The first delivery of Padron peppers arrived in the shop yesterday, officially signalling the end of Padron pepper drought.    Our crop is grown in West Seattle, and picked once or twice weekly as the season progresses; peppers don’t get...

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...