The Brotherhood Gourmet Goat and Sierra Caramulo aims to defend the prestige, appreciation and dissemination of the Goat and Sierra Caramulo, the culinary heritage conservation Caramulo Mountain and the development and dissemination of the names Caramulo Tondela and Cabrito.
In furtherance of its objectives, the Brotherhood Gourmet Goat and Sierra doCaramulo, seeks to have as lines of action, dissemination and preservation of culinary heritage Caramulo Mountain, especially the kid, giving awards, performing conferences, promoting meetings, parties, meetings and competitions. The promotion of
concrete actions towards the development and dissemination of the name of Sierra County and Caramulo Tondela, aspects of gastronomy, tourism, cultural and social. The promotion and development among the members of the Brotherhood and those who collaborate with them feelings of friendship, solidarity, honesty, fraternity and progress. Cooperation with other
Fraternities or associations or similar entities for cultural and official or private in the sense of achieving the objectives of the Confraternity.
In three years of existence, there have been many achievements, the disclosure of Caramulo Mountain and its attractions, which are many; Caramulo Museums, several hotel units / restoration, the magnificent scenery, clean air, allied with delicious mountain cuisine. The ex-libris of the Serra do Caramulo cuisine is without doubt the kid will roast our fashion Sierra, which is our major asset for the dissemination and promotion of the Sierra, and much of the support base of our work.
The first chapter of the Brotherhood Gourmet Goat and Caramulo Mountain, took place on December 9, 2006, and her godmother the Confraternity of the Chanfana - Vila Nova Poiares. The ceremony took place at Hotel insigniação Caramulo, as well as lunch at. The Chapter is always held in the first annual end-of-week of December.
In insignia have a pewter medallion, with the format shown above, the fund is allusive to Caramulo mountain, the mountain with the sun rays (symbolic of the old sanatorium resort Caramulo in combating TB) and in front of the bust a kid, are the figurative elements. The Medallion is supported by a scapular of two colors, green and yellow. These are the predominant colors of the vegetation of our Sierra, as well as the official colors of the Town and County of Tondela guard.
The costume consists of a long black cloak and a dark brown cover on both fabrics identical to sackcloth, which is the raw material that produces the typical dress of the Serra do Caramulo the hood. The costume comes complete with a round-brimmed black hat, the latter a brown ribbon around you.