Tellez-Most Perfect Dried Chile

Salsa Month Series: The Most Perfect Dried Chile

Editor’s Note: May is National Salsa Month and the perfect time to introduce our newest Mamiverse Food Contributor, Lesley Tellez, who shares with us her thoughts and a recipe on what she considers “the most perfect dried chile in the…
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Fulano’s Salsa Ranchera: A Fast & Delicious Dip

  Here is a fast, delicious salsa that will really rev up your Huevos Rancheros and other South-of-the-Border recipes. Salsa ranchera, or ranch-style salsa, is pureed, served warmed and has a thinner, soup-like consistency than other…

Holidays & Entertaining: Aaron Sanchez's Roasted Chile Arbol Salsa

ROASTED CHILE ARBOL SALSA Makes: 2 cups Ingredients 1 pound plum tomatoes (about 4) 3 to 8 chiles de arbol, depending on how spicy you like it 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 medium white onion, chopped 4 garlic cloves, crushed ½…

Chicken Flautas with Raw Tomatillo & Avocado Salsa Xe

CHICKEN FLAUTAS WITH RAW TOMATILLO & AVOCADO SALSA XE Makes: 12 flautas Ingredients 1 clove garlic, peeled 3 Roma tomatoes, quartered ½ white onion 12 poached chicken breasts, shredded 12 white corn large tortillas * Wood toothpicks…
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Easy Summer Recipes: Celebrate with Chips & Salsa

Some people just know how to throw a party. From setting the tables, hiring a DJ and selecting the music, filming, taking pictures, to easy summer recipes that make the whole event relaxed, effortless and unforgettable. Others, like me, just…
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Fish en Papillote with Mango Papaya Salsa

I lived in Los Angeles for many years and loved to buy the occasional bag of fruit slices from street vendors in the Mexican and Central American neighborhoods of town. Each bag would come with a lime wedge and a chili powder mix in which…
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Roasted Tomato-Poblano Salsa with Fresh Thyme

Though this salsa is a close cousin of the Roasted Jalapeno-Poblano- Tomato  Salsa, its flavors are more mellow (more roasted chiles but ones a richer, less bitey flavor), and its consistency is saucier (you'll notice the addition of…