Artichoke, main protagonist of the 25TH days of exaltation and celebrations of the vegetables of Tudela

Artichoke, main protagonist of the 25TH days of exaltation and celebrations of the vegetables of Tudela

The artichoke is a very important product for the local and regional economy and a substantial part of the culture of this production area, according to Revistamercados.com. This is why the artichoke is the main protagonist of the 25TH days of exaltation and celebrations of the vegetables of Tudela and its Ribera, which are held from April 12 to May 5.

During the final stretch of this event, the artichoke is gaining a special relevance and will be one of the strong ingredients in the popular and Brotherhood dinner held on the night of May 3.

This dinner is a very important event in the programming of the 25TH days of exaltation and celebrations of the vegetables of Tudela, since it serves for the delivery of the ‘V Memorial prize Quique Castel Ruiz’.

According to Revistamercados.com, this award aims to enhance the importance of the artichoke, “considered the queen of vegetables for the neighbors of the Ribera”, and to make a recognition to people, companies or entities that have put in value this vegetable, either to through its production or in sectors such as the hotel or the canneries.

Importance of artichoke within the canned sector

So much is the importance of the artichoke within the vegetable canning sector that, in previous editions, this award was given to some companies in the sector as Conservas El Raal.

In addition, it should be noted that the artichoke that is destined to the preserves, mainly during May and June, 30% of all the production of Artichoke of Tudela, according to Revistamercados.com

The 25TH days of exaltation and celebrations of the vegetables of Tudela and its Ribera also include other activities, like tastings, workshops and a multitude of activities directed to all the public.

 

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