Valentine Day Indulgences, Wine Tasting Feb. 21

Tomorrow is St. Valentine's Day.  After enduring our recent snowstorms, school closures, event cancellations, and impassable roads, it's time to indulge!  If you are eating dinner at home, make it special by getting something fantastic to eat and drink. SALE - Fermin...

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Saturday Wine Tasting; We Now Stock Duck Breast; French Sweets

Saturday, Feb. 9 Wine Tasting -  Stop in tomorrow from 2-4 pm to taste Spanish Tempranillo wines.  Gracious Loreto Herrero from Bodegas Nexus and Frontaura will be here to talk about their wines and pour samples.  With wineries in two Spanish D.O.s (Ribera del Duero...

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Favorite ingredients restocked

Just in time for next week's Superbowl game and parties, we've restocked our standby customer favorites.    If you are making a paella, we have Santo Tomas Bomba rice back in stock, in three sizes:  1/2 kilo (6 servings), 1 kilo (12-14 servings) and 5-kilo bags (60+...

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Open Monday, Clay Frying Pan Sale

We are open regular hours from 10 AM - 6 PM on Monday, January 21 (Martin Luther King Jr. day).   Come down and enjoy the peace and quiet on Western Avenue without the 80 decibel* roar of Viaduct traffic.  (*WSDOT estimate).  We'll be here to help pick out wines,...

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Cucina Pobre, French Wine Values

When the holiday season empties the wallet and expands the waistline, the new year can be an appropriate time to explore Cucina Pobre, simple meals shaped by frugality.  Throughout history, Spain and France have had pockets of rural poverty and lower class urbanites...

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Celebrate Epiphany, Great Wine Values

This Sunday, January 6 is the Christian celebration of Epiphany or Three Kings Day.  Called Reyes Magos in Spain, it commemorates the 12th day after Christmas when three kings or wise men followed a star to bring gifts to the baby Jesus.   Celebrated in Europe, Latin...

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Bubbly Wine Tasting Saturday, Holiday Hours

HOLIDAY HOURS:  OPEN SUNDAY DEC. 30, 11 AM-5 PM OPEN MONDAY DEC. 31 (NEW YEARS EVE), 10 AM -6 PM CLOSED JANUARY 1, 2019 (NEW YEARS DAY) Taste sparkling wines this Saturday.    Stop in at Paris-Madrid Grocery between 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. tomorrow (Saturday, December 29)...

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