Also known as "Andorran Flat Cakes" coques are a very common food in Andorra. Its base is from a thick pancake-like mixture along with stale bread. Along with sugar, it can be mixed or substituted with spices, oils, and honey.
Escudella is Andorra's national dish and is very popular here. This dish includes mainly meats such as ham, chicken, and pork. Many people may serve this dish differently, but mainly it consists of meat, potatoes, and is served with noodles.
Xuixo is a cream filled pastry well known to Andorran's. It is a pastry deep fried and then coated in crystallized sugar. Usually the cream filling is lemon flavored which is covered in a yeast dough. Xuixo is very similar to a yeast doughnut.
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1866- change in electoral system, affects process of democratization
1970- women given the vote
1990- Andorra signs custom union along with EU
1993- first adopted constitution which reduces feudal powers of two princes
1994- Marc Forne becomes prime minister under resignation
2009- agrees to ease banking rules
Escaldes-Engordany, population: 15,833
Encamp, population: 11,223
Saint Julia de Loria, population: 8,022
La Massana, population: 7,211
Constitution Day- March 14th, honors constitution in Andorra
Ascension Day- May 29th, remembrance of the ascension of Jesus christ into heaven (Feast of The Ascension)