Barbacoa: A funny name with flavour

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Barbacoa: A funny name with flavour

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Barbacoa is believed to have originated centuries ago in Barbados, an island country in the West Antilles of the Caribbean. The word “barbados” is derived from the words “Los Barbadoes” meaning “the bearded ones,” a name created by 16th century Portuguese explorers to describe giant bearded fig trees covering many Caribbean islands.

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