Anguiano

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Anguiano
Location of Anguiano in La Rioja
Location of Anguiano in La Rioja
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityLa Rioja
ComarcaAnguiano
Area
 • Total90.89 km2 (35.09 sq mi)
Elevation
663 m (2,175 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total509
Demonym(s)Zarrio, Zarria
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CET)
View of Anguiano

Anguiano (Spanish: Anguiano) is a small town in the province of La Rioja, Spain. It is located near Nájera and has a population of about 546 people (2006).

Anguiano is famous for its caparrones, red beans that are usually eaten in a stew with chorizo, and a yearly festival is held honoring these beans;[2] the town is known as well for its traditional dance on stilts.[3]

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  1. ^ "Municipal Register of Spain 2018". National Statistics Institute. Retrieved 11 April 2019.
  2. ^ Festival de la alubia de Anguiano - Cocina Tradicional Riojana
  3. ^ Stilt dance in Anguiano

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Coordinates: 42°15′40″N 2°45′50″W / 42.26111°N 2.76389°W / 42.26111; -2.76389