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

Answer 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 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 peppers come from the new world or the old world?

All of the capsicum peppers--including habenero, chile, cayenne and pimiento--are native to the Central and South America. They were introduced to the Old World, or Europe, Africa and Asia, by Chri... Read More »
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Did horses come from the New World or the Old World?

Horses evolved in what is now North America, part of the New World, but mysteriously disappeared about 10,000 to 12,000 years ago. Horses then did not arrive in the New World until Christopher Colu... Read More »
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