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 Did chocolate come from the New World or the Old World?

Answer Chocolate came from the New World, as cacao beans (from which chocolate is made) originate from the upper Amazon basin. The Aztecs and Mayans were among the first to make chocolate drinks.Source:In... Read More »
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Did sugar cane come from the new world or old world?

According to the Sugar Knowledge International website the first use of sugar by man was in the old world across countries such as India. In 510 B.C. the Persian Emperor Darius discovered sugar can... Read More »
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Did sunflowers come from the New World or the Old World?

The sunflower originated in North America, where it is believed to have first been domesticated by Native American tribes in what is now the western United States. By the time Europeans arrived in ... Read More »
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Did vanilla come from the New World or the Old World?

Vanilla originates in the New World with the Totonaco Indians of Mexico. The Aztecs, having conquered the Totonacos, began using vanilla as a drink flavoring. Spain in turn conquered the Aztecs, th... Read More »
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Did sheep come from the new world or old world?

Sheep are descendants of the mouflon species that were domesticated in ancient Mesopotamia between 8000 and 9000 BC. Christopher Columbus and other explorers to the Americas brought sheep with the... Read More »
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