It’s National Burrito Day!

DEL MAR, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 27: The Orange Chicken Burrito from Eddie"u2019s Asian-Inspired Cuisine at the San Diego County Fair in Del Mar on Wednesday, June 27, 2018. Eddie"u2019s Asian-Inspired Cuisine will be at this year's Orange County Fair which opens July 13 and runs through August 12. (Photo by Mark Rightmire/Orange County Register via Getty Images)

It’s National Burrito Day!

Here are some facts on the tortilla wrapped delights:

  • The word “burrito” translates to “little donkey” in Spanish
  • National Burrito Day is celebrated on the first Thursday of April
  • The burrito is known as the traditional food of the Mexican city of Juarez
  • Burritos in Mexico are typically thin, with 1-2 ingredients.
  • Burritos in the United States are typically thicker, with more ingredients, like meat and cheese.

 

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