The Dianense restaurateur Pepe Piera dies «El Pegolí»

Today, one of the drivers of the red shrimp and the gastronomy of the region has passed away at 76 for years. We talk about José Piera Pucholl, better known as Pepe «El Pegolí».

Pepe Piera has been one of the most important names in the gastronomic culture not only of Dénia, but of the entire region. His specialty was the prawn and the band band, but highlighting his character and closeness, which led him to be named Adoptive Son by the municipality of Pego.

Dénia has witnessed the generosity of «El Pegolí», to whose town hall he donated a large collection of archaeological pieces at 2016. You will always be remembered as a close person in love with the culture and society of the Marina Alta.

The funeral will take place tomorrow August 15 at 17: 00 in the Parish of San Antonio de Padua in Dénia. The burning chapel is installed in the Tanatorio de Dénia.

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Comments on "The Pene Piera dianense restaurateur dies" El Pegolí »"


  1. Antonia :

    My most sincere condolences to the Pepe family Piera pegoli from the widow of Manuel Reig de Adsubia. A hug

  2. Xavier Moscardó :

    Fa already anys that connected to this home, pla i lliure, amb pinsellades d 'oracles of life, address and bona person, on tot Pare dels amics, proper ia the volta trickster, home of the terra nostra that did not stop breeding “ Paradis ”, In sap molt greu, the one who has passed, ho senc !, so alone is it necessary to demand the molta pasiència family in these rough moments of life ,,, cal remember it with joy!
    An abraçada molt forta als familiars i amics.
    Xavier Moscardó

  3. Rosa Perez Vda. From Terencio :

    I regret the death of Pepe Piera. To your wife and your daughters and other family, my deepest condolences. A hug.
    Rosa Pérez Vda. From Terencio


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