II Tinajo Bocata Tour

After the success of the first edition of this contest last year, the "II Tinajo Bocata Tour 2016" is here. 

II Bocata Tour Tinajo 2016

Between the 15th of December and the 5 of January you can sample a "bocata" at the participating establishments with a very reasonable cost between €3.50 and €5, including a drink. The only requirement is that the "bocata" (short for "bocadillo") offered includes at least a locally sourced ingredient. These are marked with an asterisk (*) on the list below. 

To enter the draw you need to hand in your stamped voting card, having tried at least 5 "bocatas", at the Casa de la Cultura on Calle Avenida de los Volcanes, 21 in Tinajo. This year's draw prize is a trip to Fuerteventura for two people, including the tickets for the ferry with a car and two night stay in Fuerteventura.

The draw and counting of the votes will take place on January 9th at 9am. 

And these are the participating establishments and their "bocatas": 

1/. Bar Tapas El QuemaoC/ El Quemao, 5, La Santa.From 9 to 22 h.  Mondays closed. La Santa Sandwich: la Santa's Cockerel's fillet*, tomato*, lettuce and a sauce of your chosing. €4.50.

2/. Bar El BarquilloC/ Recalmón, 22, La Santa.From 10 to 22 h. Tuesdays closed.El Barquillo Sandwich: Calamari with poached potatoes, onion*, fried peppers and garlic mayonnaise. €4.70.

3/. Bistro Bar YemayaAvda. El Marinero, 16, La Santa.From 10 to 22 h. Mondays closed. Yemaya Burger: 100% beef, cheddar, rocket*, tomato*, onion* and the house sauce (mayonnaise, mustard and dried tomatoes) €5.

4/. Restaurante Mama ÁfricaC/ Rosa de los Vientos, 20, La Santa. From 18 to 22.30 h.Yum Yum Sandwich: Rustic bread, duck's magret, caramelised onion* and house sauce made with local ingredients €4.50.

5/. Bar Teleclub El CuchilloC/ El Cuchillo, s/n. From 17:30 to 22:30 h. Mondays closed. El Cuchillo Sandwich: Beef with egg, cheese, bacon, grilled green peppers, onion* and garlic mayonnaise. €4.50.


6/. Restaurante Casa IgnacioAvda. de Los Volcanes, 10 Tinajo. From 6:30 to 17 h. Sundays closed. Ignacio Burger: 200 gr. ox meat with rocket, Semi-cured goats cheese* from el Filo de El Cuchillo and a reduction of fig's marmelade with soy sauce. Side order of sweet potato* chips with roated garlic mayonnaise. €5

7/. Bar La LuchadaAvda de Los Volvanes, 43 Tinajo.From 6 to 15 hs. Sundays closed. La Luchada Sandwich: Roasted leg of pork macerated in Casa Pacheco's honey*, lollo rosso lettuce, tomato, cured cheese* from El Filo de El Cuchillo, cucumber and mayonnaise. €4.

8/. Bar Cafetería La SociedadC/ La Montañeta s/n.From 18 to 00.00 h.El MingasoSandwich:  Free-range chicken marinated in barbecue sauce, ketchup, honey, olive oil, garlic and pepper; tomato*, lettuce*, bacon and mayonnaise. €4.50. 

9/. Las Malvas Bar CafeteríaC/ Chimanfaya, 5, Mancha Blanca.From 10 to 23 h.Timanfaya Burger: Beer or chicken with goats cheese* from El Filo de El Cuchillo, caramelised onnion and honey and mustard sauce. €4.

10/. Bar C.S.C Yacomar La VeguetaC/ Palacio, s/n. La VeguetaFrom 17 to 22 h.Campestre Sandwich: Roasted leg of pork with piquillo peppers, caramelised onion* and white cheese*. €3.50.

I don't know about you, but I am already salivating. ¡Qué aproveche!