Slideshow: Market Tours: Despaña, Soho's Destination Market for Spanish Ingredients

Despaña
Despaña
A peek through the door at Despaña.
Cheese
Cheese
Despaña has some 60 cheeses at the counter, many of them from Asturias, a northern Spanish province.
Cheese plate, take one.
Cheese plate, take one.
A sampling of Despaña’s best fare. Can you spot the Spanish flag?
Fish specialities from Galicia
Fish specialities from Galicia
One of Spain's best exports is its canned fish, and Cabo de Peña is a top line brand.
Canned tuna
Canned tuna
Salas says that this "atún rojo," or red tuna, from Don Bocarte is one of the best he's had in his life.
Olives!
Olives!
There's no "olive bar" at Despaña, but that doesn't mean there aren't olives, and lots of them.
Rice
Rice
These cloth bags of Arroz Bomba, or rice, are perfect for making paella at home.
Piquillo peppers
Piquillo peppers
Slightly sweet and smoky, piquillo peppers are perfect for stuffing with cheese or other savory deliciousness.
Turrón
Turrón
For a sweet bite, pick up a box of Turrón de Alicante, a honey almond nougat.
Pepe
Pepe
Pepe the Bull, named for Intriago's partner, keeps watch over Despaña Soho.