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A Mexican drink, typically made with pineapple, water, and brown sugar and partially fermented.
- ‘At that time, strain the tepache back into the container, add 4 cups of pure water, and allow to set for 8 hours.’
- ‘I timidly accepted and before I knew it, I was sitting on a small wooden stool, drinking tepache out of a plastic bowl, and chatting with Adelena about who I am and who she is.’
- ‘The smile stayed on his face as we drank the tepache, and as began the arduous task of hacking a path back up the mountain.’
- ‘The addition makes the tepache fizz and bubble, and it's said to be extremely good for the digestion.’
- ‘Ferguson likes to make spritzers with both kombucha and tepache, mixing them with soda water, lemon and lime juices.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.