The dictionary of the Royal Spanish Academy (RAE ) define the porrón as a bowl with bulky belly It is intended for water storage. The term can also refer to a container employed in several regions of Spain that allows drinking came through a quite large spout .
This last type of porrón has its antecedents in the Roman empire . It is a domed vessel with a pitorro or python which allows the output of its content squirt . In this way, with a porron it is possible to share came without using glasses or glasses and without the receptacle coming into contact with people's mouths.
In Argentina , the concept of porrón is linked to the beer . While in certain areas it is appealed to him to refer to a one-liter bottle, in Buenos Aires the porron is called the 330 cubic centimeter beer bottle approximately.
These pores, therefore, are individual. A person can drink a porron to accompany a few portions of Pizza , to mention a possibility.
Another use of the notion of porrón appears in the scope of the zoology , with reference to different kinds of birds. The members of the genders Bucephala and Aythya They are indicated as porrones: common porron , crowned porron , american porron , osculated porron , dummy porron , islamic porron , padded porron , etc.
Beyond their differences, the pores are Ducks : water birds and palmipedes. They have short legs with fingers linked together by a membrane.