Tortilla town sides with underdog no-onionists in recipe rivalry

Organisers of annual contest in Betanzos decree Spanish omelettes should be onion-freeOne of Spain’s bitterest battles, a long-festering confrontation that predates the ugly international skirmishes over paella and even the rivalry between Real Madrid and FC Barcelona, could finally be reaching its endgame.The town council of Betanzos, the Galician municipality whose tortillas de patatas, or Spanish omelettes, are regularly hailed as the finest in the land, has spoken. And the message to those entering this year’s tortilla competition is simple: leave out the onions. Continue reading...

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