Crossword clues for pito
n. A type of beer made from fermented millet or sorghum in parts of West Africa.
Pito is a type of beer made from fermented millet or sorghum in northern Ghana, parts of Nigeria, and other parts of West Africa. It is made by small (household-level) producers, and is typically served in a calabash outside the producer's home where benches are sometimes provided.
Pito can be served warm or cold. Warm pito gets its heat from the fermentation process. Pito brewing can provide an important source of income for otherwise cash-poor households in rural areas. It is never found bottled or canned, and, as a rule, is purchased directly from the household in which it is brewed.
Pito may refer to:
- Pito (beer), a type of beer made from fermented millet or sorghum in northern Ghana, parts of Nigeria, and other parts of West Africa
- Pito Pérez, a Mexican rock band originary from Guadalajara
- Pito Salas, a Curacaoan-American Cambridge, Massachusetts-based software developer
- PITO (UK), the former Police Information Technology Organisation
Usage examples of "pito".
Patuca River, a place called Pito Solo, the last real settlement on the river before the big interior swamps begin.
The Kiowa kid said his name was Pito, and asked if he could have the empty tin cans.