This store offers original Spanish products and delicacies that will make your mouth water. Here you'll find traditional tapa's, including the famous Pata Negra ham, the best chorizo and the well-known Manchego sheep cheese, with, among others, rosemary or olive oil. Also, La Venta imports a large number of other typically Spanish specialities, like sour anchovies (boquerones), stuffed peppers (pimentos del piquillo), tomate frito, olives and top quality olive oil. This is also the right address if you’re looking for a great bottle of wine.
The store's Spanish owner is an expert on fine dining and drinking. He has an extensive collection of delicious, top quality delicacies from his native Spain. He also loves to give people advice about his specialities, and talk about their various backstories. For instance, he will gladly take the time to demonstrate how an Iberian ham is sliced. If you're looking for a specific speciality that you simply cannot find anywhere else, don't hesitate to contact him.
As soon as you've taken one step inside this store, which is located close to the Albert Cuyp market, you will feel as if you've ended up somewhere in Spain! This store is a treat for the senses, thanks to the delicious smells and the beautiful way in which the products are presented.
Don feel like cooking? Then stop by for delicious take-away meals. La Venta also caters parties and events, of course with an authentic Spanish sense of flair.