May 1, 2010

Santa Cruz Chili

An Arizona spice trade tradition

When we think of the history of the spice trade we tend to think in almost Biblical terms. Here in Tumacacori, Ariz., the Santa Cruz Chili and Spice company has some history of its own.

We recently spent some time exploring the source of the chili that has become such a staple in many kitchens.

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Santa Cruz Chili and Spice Company

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