Sherry Tasting Friday, Celebrate International Sherry Week

Sherry Tasting Friday, November 1 from 4:00 p.m.-5:45 p.m.   Join us at Paris-Madrid Grocery this Friday to meet special guest Carlota Gutierrez Colosia from Bodegas Gutierrez Colosia.  She will be in our shop to showcase her range of sherries, pour samples, and give...

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Port & Carcavelos Tasting Oct. 26

Port & Carcavelos Tasting Oct. 26

Join us this coming Saturday, October 26 for a free tasting of Port and Carcavelos wines, from 2-4 p.m.   We will be pouring samples of ruby and tawny port, along with carcavelos, to showcase the differences in flavor and complexity.     Carcavelhos is the smallest...

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Port Tasting, Fall Cider & Cheese

Port Tasting, Fall Cider & Cheese

Here at Paris-Madrid Grocery, we've seen the handwriting on the wall - goodbye summer, hello autumn!  Embracing the urge to eat more substantial fare on these cooler nights, we've stocked up on fall ingredients, heartier wines, and ciders.   Our dried bean selection...

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Wine Tasting, New Chocolates & Tinned Fish

Wine Tasting, New Chocolates & Tinned Fish

Join us this coming Saturday, October 12 from 2-4 PM to taste French red wines.   John Griffin from Grape Expectations will be in the shop, pouring wines from different regions of France.  It's enlightening and really fun to compare various grape blends side by side...

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Hearty Fall Foods and Red Wines

Hearty Fall Foods and Red Wines

A week ago we were in Paris, reveling in her shimmering light, sipping wine and happily tucking into bistro fare.  As always, I ate my share of classic dishes such as fresh salad greens with warm goat cheese toasts, moules frites, and dessert soufflé.  I came home...

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Open Labor Day, New Favorite Rioja and Value Rhones

Open Labor Day, New Favorite Rioja and Value Rhones

We are open Labor Day (Monday, September 2) from 11 AM - 5 PM.  Just today we received a pallet of Spanish embutidos, chorizos, olive oils, cheeses, paella rice and more, so you can stock up and grill this weekend with Spanish ingredients.  Within a week the...

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