It is said that the etymology of the word cap comes from the ancient custom which was fashionable in the taverns and inns, to cover wine glasses with a piece of bread, to prevent dust from entering and flies, mosquitos and other bugs.
All lovers of good food, especially the covers, they can enjoy, from Friday 13 May to 29 May 2011, the best tapas in Santiago de Compostela.
The city houses the IV Tapas Contest Santiago(e)tapas, an initiative that aims to promote our gastronomíaa through these small but delicious dishes.
The public can vote for their favorite cover on special coasters contest that will be delivered with the consumption. Once completed, must be deposited in the ballot of the competition present in all participating restaurants and bars.