Lonely Planet Writer

Spanish tortilla record attempt causes political infighting

Spanish tortilla.
Spanish tortilla. Image by Krista / CC BY 2.0

An attempt to enter the Guinness Book of Records with the world’s largest Spanish tortilla is thought to have failed after it was ‘assembled like a puzzle’ rather than cooked from scratch. The attempt in the Basque town of Vitoria has attracted criticism from local opposition parties, who said the town would now be ‘the capital of the ridiculous’. Vitoria is waiting for official confirmation from the record judges. Read more: thelocal.es