Word of the Day – Chili
With cooler weather coming – I was thinking of Chili and found something sort of surprising. It’s not that old. The word comes from the Aztec word ‘chili’ which of course is the red pepper. The Spanish added the ‘con carne’ which just means ‘with meat’. But the history of Chili con carne is only about 300 years old. I thought it was an ancient dish from the Aztecs! Hmm..