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Tobacco History and culture – Vallarta Factory

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Etymology The Spanish and Portuguese word tabaco is thought to have originated in Taino, the Arawakan language of the Caribbean. In Taino, it was said to refer either to a roll of tobacco leaves (according to Bartolom√© de las Casas, 1552), or to the tabago, a kind […]

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The legend behind chocolate – Vallarta Factory

God of Chocolate Bean

Ek Chuah is the sixth most commonly depicted deity in the codices, and is portrayed 40 times. He has a thick, pendulous lower lip and is generally painted in black, in the Tro-Cortesian codex, or partially black, in the Dresden codex. His mouth is always surrounded by […]

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