Southwestern Food Sampling. 7-Layer Dip Layers Beans Beans Sour Cream Sour Cream Cheese Cheese...
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Southwestern Food Sampling
Another ingredient: olives, chile peppers, beef, lettuce, or onions
Popularized in the 1960s
Casual party food (e.g., for the SuperBowl)
From the Southwest (especially Arizona and New Mexico)
First grown by the Hopi Indians Blue corn = long life Eaten before long journeys for strength
Healthier than yellow corn 20% more protein!
Made from sugar, cinnamon, and anise seeds
Official cookie of New Mexico
Eaten at celebrations
Brought to New Mexico in the 1700s by Spanish people
Prickly Pear Cactus Candy
Another Prickly Pear Food