Piragua (food)

Piragua (food)

A Piragüa /pɪˈrɑːɡwə/ is a Puerto Rican shaved ice dessert, shaped like a pyramid, consisting of shaved ice and covered with fruit flavored syrup which are sold by vendors, known as piragüeros, in small colorful pushcarts. Piragüas are not only sold in Puerto Rico; they can be found in the United States in areas such as New York, where there is a large Puerto Rican community.

Read more about Piragua (food):  Definition, Piragüa and The Piragüeros, Syrups, Piraguas in The United States, Cultural Influence, Further Reading, See Also

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