The countdown to school is on! I’m trying to finish the last season of El Internado before classes start, and yet I feel like I’m going to be moving away from old friends when it’s done! Nonetheless, I continue to learn new things from the show, and here is one (NO spoilers): Cola Cao. It’s a chocolatey mix like Nesquick or Ovaltine, and Fermín mentions it during breakfast service in an episode of season 7. I pay extra attention to what Fermín says because his wit and humor are a class in themselves!
I have a friend in Spain who was an exchange student here in the US when I was little, and we found each other again on Facebook a couple of years ago. He has been a gracious tutor, instrumental in explaining things like Cola Cao. He’s also a little surprised by the random things I ask… like “what’s cola cao?”. He connected me with this video that I thought fellow Internado fans might appreciate: