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Tapas with porrons?

eating me Feb 12, 2007 01:15 PM

My SO and I just got back from a trip to Boston, where we tried to get into Toro but lacked the endurance required for the three-hour wait that was quoted. He was really looking forward to drinking out of a porron, so I'm trying to find a local place where he can experience the wonder of the Spanish wine bong.

I've heard a rumor that Tia Pol has wine served in a porron. True? False? Any other recommendations?


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    cheftamara RE: eating me Feb 12, 2007 05:28 PM

    Not sure about porrons, but Tia Pol's food is spot on. Call during off hours & ask about those porrons.

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      jsmitty RE: eating me Feb 12, 2007 07:57 PM

      i disagree about tia pol. i think it is a touch overrated. good, but not as good as degustation, casa mono or boqueria in my view

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        mrnyc RE: eating me Feb 13, 2007 08:55 AM

        i like TIA POL a lot, but we've been going to LAS RAMBLAS lately. more variety, just as tasty.

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          tsiblis RE: eating me Feb 13, 2007 11:21 AM

          You might look into Tasca, recently opened on 7th Ave. South and West 10th St. It's very pretty and the dishes are terrific, as is the paella

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