participants of the recipe contest with requeixo


“Magnum de Requeixo y Miel”, by Rosendo Hurtado

“Requeixo and spicy prawn on tostón”, by María José Basanta

“Requeixo and Miel mousse waffle”, by Jaime Trinidad

“Requeixo Cake, Cookies and Honey without oven”, by Isabel Barcia

“Gnocchi de Requeixo”, by Anna Martinez

Purpose of the contest

Publicize the use of requeixo, a typical product of As Neves, in gastronomy .


There are two different categories that contestants will be able to choose to win:

  • Paradanta County Award : Selection of the winner by a technical jury – € 250
  • Popular Award Voting through likes on Instagram – € 100


Bloggers, chefs and personalities from the world of national gastronomy.

Technical jury:

  • Manuel Garea, Gastronomic Advisor for Come a Comarca.
  • Fatima Estevez, Professor of Bakery-Pastry EFA A Cancela.
  • Ángel Martínez and Victor Rodríguez, Chefs from A Xanela gastronomic.
  • Fran Sotelino, Paradanta County Gastronomic Advisor.


April 2-18, 2021 – Sending of recipes by the participants

April 19-21, 2021 – Selection of 5 recipes by the jury for the FINAL PHASE

April 22, 2021 – Publication of the 5 finalist recipes on our website and Instagram

April 22 to 29, 2021 – Deadline for deliberation of the jury and popular vote via Instagram

April 30, 2021 – Winners Announcement