Origin of chicha
Examples from the Web for chicha
Its manufacture is unknown outside Mexico, and in Peru the chicha, or maiz beer of the natives, takes its place.Mexico|Charles Reginald Enock
When brought into a state of fermentation it possesses similar intoxicating effects with the Chicha of the American Indian.Narrative of the Circumnavigation of the Globe by the Austrian Frigate Novara, Volume II|Karl Ritter von Scherzer
Chicha was a fermented drink made of pine-apple juice, honey or sugar, and water.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 2|Hubert Howe Bancroft
Had I not tasted the chicha beer of the Andes, and found it good?White Shadows in the South Seas|Frederick O'Brien
They make free use of fermented drinks, especially brandy, chicha, and guarapo.