Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Latin american foods


Published on

  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Latin american foods

  1. 1. Latin American Foods By: Elizabeth Gonzalez
  2. 2. The most widely used crop is… <ul><li>Maize (aka corn)-is a crop that was first grown in Mesoamerica, it is now the most widely grown modern crop. </li></ul><ul><li>Used to make tortillas, tamales, popusas, and it is found in corn syrup! </li></ul><ul><li>Popcorn… </li></ul>
  3. 3. Tomato or Potato? <ul><li>The potato originated in southern Peru, it was primary energy source for Inca empire </li></ul><ul><li>The tomatoes exact origins are unclear, but Aztec writings do mention it. Found and consumed in Mexico and Mesoamerica </li></ul>
  4. 4. Choco-Chocolate <ul><li>Cacao is what chocolate is made of and it hass been found in Mexico, central and south america </li></ul><ul><li>Aztecs are reported to have used it in drinks </li></ul>