But the ancestry of the churro doesn't actually originate in Mexico - it was brought there by the Spanish. And the Spanish picked it up from the Portuguese.
|Spanish churros, Dulcinea|
|Churros con chocolate espeso|
But where did the Portuguese learn the art from? As it turns out - a lot further east. Churros can trace their ancestry all the way to China.
|youtiao, from Fufu Cafe, Houston, TX|