Tag: New Mexico cuisine

  • Hatch Red Chile Pork Tamales: A New Mexico Kitchen Adventure

    Hatch Red Chile Pork Tamales: A New Mexico Kitchen Adventure

    How to make Tamales The aroma of Hatch red chiles mingling with savory pork and warm masa is pure New Mexico magic. Making tamales takes time and effort, but the results – flavorful bundles of tradition – are well worth the reward. They’re perfect for gatherings or freezing for future feasts. Here’s your expanded guide…

  • Red Chile Sauce: A Study in Pure Flavor

    Red Chile Sauce: A Study in Pure Flavor

    The Heart of New Mexican Cuisine In the Land of Enchantment, red chile sauce reigns supreme. It’s more than just a condiment; it’s a cultural touchstone, a fiery symbol of our state pride. The question “Red or Green?” echoes through New Mexican kitchens, and while we adore our green chile, there’s something undeniably special about…

  • The Magic of New Mexico Red Chile Pods

    The Magic of New Mexico Red Chile Pods

    Red chile pods are the fundamental part of the red part of our New Mexico state question, “Red or Green?” Sundried Hatch red chile pods are an amazingly flavorful addition to New Mexico cuisine. Although many people like to use red chile powder, chile pods are better for a few major reasons. Benefits of Red…

  • A Classic Red Chile Pork Posole Recipe to Warm Your Soul

    A Classic Red Chile Pork Posole Recipe to Warm Your Soul

    Introduction Red chile pork posole is a beloved dish in New Mexico, especially during the holiday season. This hearty and flavorful soup is perfect for warming up on a chilly winter day. Made with tender pork, rich red chile sauce, and hominy, it’s a dish that will leave you feeling satisfied and comforted. In this…

  • Why Visiting a Chile Roaster is a Must-Do in New Mexico

    Why Visiting a Chile Roaster is a Must-Do in New Mexico

    When it comes to experiencing the vibrant flavors and rich culture of New Mexico, there are few things that can compare to a visit to a chile roaster. And if you happen to be in the Land of Enchantment during chile season, which runs from August to October, then a stop at one of these…