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National Spicy Guacamole Day 2017

Posted by on Nov 14, 2017 in Food, Food Blog, National Spicy Guacamole Day 2017, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, RoadtripsRUs.net, Today in Food History, Top 5 Spots to Celebrate National Spicy Guacamole Day, Travel, Travel Blog | 0 comments

Quote of the Day: I suppose there are people who can pass up free guacamole, but they’re either allergic to avocado or too joyless to live. Frank Bruni National Spicy Guacamole Day Snapshot of the History of Guacamole November 14th is National Spicy Guacamole Day 2017. The Aztecs used avocado to make this sauce (dip) as early as the sixteenth century. The Spanish fell in love with the avocado and brought it back to Europe after they conquered the Aztec. The California Avocado Advisory Board had a tough time marketing this fruit for a while. In the 40’s, they started giving Americans recipes for guacamole and tried to teach Americans how to pronounce it. In the 60’s, they sought to give the avocado a Pacific Island image. In the 70’s, they went for more of a Mediterranean theme. All...

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