6 Things You Need to Know About Tacos

  • 4 years ago
Here are six fun facts you may not have known about tacos.
1. Most experts agree that tacos were invented some time between 1,000 and 500 B.C.
2. The first mention of the word “taco”
in the United States was in 1905.
3. The first taco truck opened
up in New York in 1966.
4. Americans reportedly eat a total of
4.5 billion tacos every year.
5. The word “taco” roughly translates
to “light lunch.”
6. In 2003 the world’s largest flour taco was made, weighing 1,654 pounds and measuring 35.9 feet in length.