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The origins of tapas are drawn from all over Spain and vary according to each region. In fact, within some northern regions of Spain, tapas are actually called ‘pinchos’ or ‘pintxos’. Each region takes influence for their food from its own history and culture, and also mirrors the local specialties in the area. So, to tantalize those taste buds, the folks at Dealchecker thought they would put together a mouth-watering list locating the best tapas dishes to try in each unique region of…

The origins of tapas are drawn from all over Spain and vary according to each region. In fact, within some northern regions of Spain, tapas are actually called ‘pinchos’ or ‘pintxos’. Each region takes influence for their food from its own history and culture, and also mirrors the local specialties in the area. So, to tantalize those taste buds, the folks at Dealchecker thought they would put together a mouth-watering list locating the best tapas dishes to try in each unique region of…

Potato, beef and chimichurri pintxos

Treat your friends to a taste of the hot, new trend in Spanish tapas. Pintxos, pronounced pinchoss, are traditional bar snacks in the Basque Country in northern Spain. Colourful and elegant, this version tops crispy potatoes with a touch of mayo, succulent roast beef and a spicy herb sauce.

Quince, ham & blue cheese pintxos

Finger food. Super-easy and tasty pintxos (tapas): Quince, ham & blue cheese. If you don't like blue cheese, manchego or a sharp cheddar works perfectly.

Pan con Tomate (Spanish Tomato Bread

Pan con Tomate (Spanish Tomato Bread) | This is to die for. Ahh delicious! I crushed the tomatoes for added flavor. Just like what I ate in Spain!

Piperade on crusty bread

You'll taste all the vibrant flavours of northern Spain with this Basque-style tapa of sweet fried peppers and onions on a baguette slice