Why Tapas?

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Many of you love tapas right? Did you know why the name “tapas” was given to these yummy little Spanish bites? Well, back in the day there seemed to be a small problem with flies hovering over people’s wine glasses in small Spanish Tascas or bars… Small plates of food were being served and the idea of covering wine glasses with the small plates to combat the flies was invented. Tapas actually translates to “lids”…

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One Comment on “Why Tapas?”

  1. Irene Caplan
    December 13, 2012 at 11:33 am #

    Great idea to keep flies out and to keep slim!!

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