Spicy Avocado Dish
Spicy avocado dish crossword clue. The big one crossword The Daily Telegraph (Sydney) on 15 May 2017. 9 letters.
The answer is GUACAMOLE
Guacamole is an avocado-based dip or salad first created by the Aztecs in what is now Mexico. In addition to its use in modern Mexican cuisine, it has also become part of American cuisine as a dip, condiment and salad ingredient.
Avocados were first cultivated in South Central Mexico to Central America and as far south as Peru. In the early 1900s, avocados frequently went by the name alligator pear.
The Hass avocado is the most popular varietal of avocado and is named after postal worker Rudolph Hass, who purchased the seedling in 1926 from a California farmer and patented it in 1935.
Guacamole has increased avocado sales in the US, especially on Super Bowl Sunday and Cinco de Mayo. The rising consumption of guacamole has increased due to the U.S. government lifting a ban on avocado imports in the 1900s and the growth of the U.S. Latino population.