XXXX ERIZADA POPULAR
This massive event takes place on February 9th in the Barrio de la Viña, carnival par excellence and origin of many of the neighborhood groups.
La Palma Street, undoubtedly the most sung at the carnival with the Playa de la Caleta at the bottom It is full of people waiting impatiently for the start of the competition groups.
The sea urchin is a spiky seafood. It opens with a knife and eaten raw. Only its red meat is used, it must be done carefully to not take a pick accompaniment. Its flavor is intense and tasty.
Each year, about 400 kilos shellfish are distributed. As is the case with Ostionada, the success of the first editions forced to relocate the culinary act itself. In 1980, the headquarters of the rock The Hedgehog was the scene of the Erizada, but the influx of people was such that forced organizers to bring it to the street for more space.
The tasting hedgehogs comes with carnival performances.
The Pestiñada, bristling and Ostionada are the main and most crowded culinary events preceding the Carnival of Cadiz, while the number of clubs and associations that organize their own gastronomic events on a smaller scale.
Type of event: Carnival
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