[talk-ch] How to map a Marroni-Stand?

Andrew Lunn andrew at lunn.ch
Mon Dec 26 06:00:11 CET 2011


On Sun, Dec 25, 2011 at 10:32:46PM +0100, Stefan Keller wrote:
> Ok. The tag scheme sounds reasonable.
> But why cuisine=maroni and not cuisine=chestnut?

Chestnuts would be the correct English name, however there are no
stalls in England selling them. You can however buy them and roast
them at home. Or you can play conkers with them:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conkers

> Because it's only of regional importance/dissemination?

Is Switzerland the only country which has stalls selling them?

   Andrew



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