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Cheese, panettone, chocolates - a film

A little film to show you around the deli

Papadeli looks so lovely at Christmas It is the most wonderful time of the year in the deli and seeing really is believing.  We thought it would be nice to show you round inside the shop and all the delicious fine foods that we have on display.   Tia, who works in the deli made […]

Cheese for Christmas

Artisan cheesemongers are a world away from mass produced Visit our cheese counter to see the superb selection our deli manager and cheesemonger, Jo has selected for Christmas.  Jo trained at Neal’s Yard Dairy in London and knows all there is to know about looking after cheese to ensure it is at its very best […]

Clementines for Christmas

Clementines are in!

Clementines make Christmas for us…. These little beauties come from Spain and are super sweet, tangy and juicy, just as the best clementines should be.  They come in this cute wooden crates, so not plastic or useless packaging.  We re-use them for packaging gifts for friends and family and often visit them months later to […]

Papadeli cookery class

New Spring / Summer Cookery Classes online now!

Cookery class timetable A great deal of work and effort goes into each cookery class, from the design and planning beforehand to ensuring all the best ingredients are ready and waiting for when our students arrive! Alexis John, our head cookery tutor is meticulous in her planning and ensures every class is brilliantly enjoyable as […]

Bristol delicatessen

It’s Halloween in the deli!

Happy Halloween from all of us in the deli! Here are the deli team getting into Halloween! Jo, Tia, Eva and Mesi look pretty wonderful we think! Make sure you pop in to sample some of out scary, bleeding cheesecake (it really is super delicious) and say hi to this little lot!

apple chutney recipe

Use up those windfall apples and make chutney!

Spiced apple chutney recipe We’re seriously thinking of changing our name to Appledeli at the moment, we have so many apples falling from our tree. Having made so many crumbles, pies and purees and filled the freezer with stewed apples, we felt it was time to use up the next fall by making something savoury. […]

Papadeli bristol deli goes to Greece

A holiday in Lefkada and Ithaka.

Food, wine, beaches and baklava. Always a little concerned about choosing the wrong island, we put off going back to Greece for a long time.  We’d been to Santorini some ten years ago, and it was just as the images depict, all blue and white houses on a steep hill looking over the sea and […]

Papadeli Bristol catering

Summer tastings in the deli!

Taste artisan products from the deli At Papadeli, we know that sometimes it’s a bit overwhelming (in a delightfully positive way!) to walk in and see shelf upon shelf of foods.  You may not be familiar with all the makers and produce, and it’s a bit of a risk buying something if you haven’t tasted […]

Papadeli in Clifton Bristol

Vote for us!

The Observer Food Monthly Awards 2017 It’s that time of year again and we’re hoping that our customers will be kind enough to spend a moment voting for Papadeli as best independent retailer.  We have been runner up recently and would absolutely love to win this great award. Vote here We’ve been a deli since […]

New Spring and Summer canapés!

New Spring and Summer canapés!

Seasonal canapés for any type of event We’ve been creating and tasting new canapé ideas to make sure all that we make is as original, seasonal and delicious as possible.  It’s always wonderful to take our canapés to an event or wedding and hear the Oohs and Aahs that ensue.  So many people we meet […]