The pincho of El Pulpeiro ‘Botillo 2.2’ has won the first prize in the Jornadas de Pinchos del Botillo, according to the jury’s assessment. This morning the trophy was awarded to the six winners, as well as two tickets for the Festival del Botillo dinner for the first three.
The first three places are completed, in second place, by the bar La Obrera, which this year participates for the first time with the ‘Mini hamburguesa de botillo’; and the Niágara bar, which offers a ‘Donut de botillo’ during these Conferences.
The Poty’s bar, another of the establishments that is also participating this year for the first time, obtained fourth place in the contest with the ‘Albóndiga de botillo’. In fifth position was the bar El Paseo, which produced a pincho called ‘Tormenta de sabores’. For its part, Telepizza was sixth with the ‘Pizza de botillo y su compango con bechamel ligera y castañas confitadas’.
1st – O Pulpeiro
2nd- La Obrera
4th- Poty’s Bar
5º- El Paseo
Among the winners, the general feeling is the great interest that the Pinchos del Botillo days arouse among the population, with a significant influx of public during the first three days. Some of them acknowledged this morning that they met numerous non-regular customers these days.
There are another three days ahead of the Conference, coinciding with the big weekend of exaltation of the botillo on March 18, 19 and 20, when it is expected that the influx of public will be even higher than that recorded during the first weekend. of week.
The award ceremony was attended by the Councilor for Culture, Festivals, Tourism and Commerce, Belén Martín, as well as three members of the jury: Vanesa Capilla, delegate of the Chamber of Commerce in El Bierzo; and the mayors of the Corporation Elsa García and Sigifredo Benavides.