The town of Noreña hosts each spring coinciding with the celebration of the San Marcos festivity, patron saint of the butchers, Party of picadillo and sabadiego, declared Festival of tourist interest of the Principality of Asturias. This 2018 will be the days 21, 22 and 23 for April.
If there is anything that distinguishes Noreña is the manufacture of all kinds of sausages. With this party tribute is paid to a culinary tradition of many years.
Many portions of picadillo, sausage more known, and other so many sabadiego, sausage made from blood, lean and onion.
The Order of Sabadiego is responsible for promoting this product and the party. Each year they invite an illustrious town crier to kick off the festivities, to which other brotherhoods of this type come from all over Spain and the south-west of France.