The Cuisine of Catalonia
Julia Cohen A1, A3
Catalonia is a region in spain. Catalonia separates the coastal plain from the Ebro River Basin. Also, it has four provinces but compromises most with the Lleida province. The Climate in Catalonia consists of hot, dry summers and relatively rainy winters. In Catalonia, they produce wine, almonds, olive oil, rice, potatoes, corn (maize) as staples. Agriculture is a small fraction of of the domestic product and they raise pigs and cows as the dominant agriculture activity.
Rice dishes surround the Catalonian world. Some different dishes arrosejat, arrós negros, arrós abanda, and most popularly, paella.http://at-bangkok.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Spanish-paella-Valencia-seafood-rice-426x640.jpg