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Tamales

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93 · 40 minutes · To make this in the crockpot add everything except for the polenta (the chicken, enchilada sauce, spices, peppers and onions) right into the crockpot bowl. Add 1 cup of chicken broth and cook on high for 4 hours or on low for 6-8 hours. Shred the chicken and cook the polenta. Assemble as directed. To make this a vegetarian meal try swapping the chicken for lentils or chickpeas.

24 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 1/2 lbs Chicken breast or thighs
Produce
  • 1 Avocado
  • 1 Cilantro, fresh
  • 1/4 tsp Garlic powder
  • 1 Onion
  • 1/4 tsp Onion powder
Canned Goods
  • 2 cups Chicken broth
Pasta & Grains
  • 1 cup Polenta
Baking & Spices
  • 1/2 tsp Cayenne
  • 2 tbsp Chili powder
  • 1 tsp Kosher salt
  • 2 tsp Paprika, smoked
  • 1 1/4 tsp Pepper
  • 1 Pepper, orange
  • 1 Red pepper
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1 tsp Cumin
Snacks
  • 1 inch Tortilla chips
Dairy
  • 2 tbsp Butter
  • 2 cups Milk
  • 4 oz Queso fresco cheese
  • 4 oz White cheddar cheese, sharp
Prepared
  • 2 cups Enchilada sauce, red
Other
  • 1 1/2 cups Cooked black beans (drained and rinsed if using canned)
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310 · I had been looking for a Tamale recipe for years. One day I went to the international market and stood in the Mexican aisle till a woman with a full cart came by. I just asked her if she knew how to make Tamales. This is her recipe with a few additions from me. The pork can be substituted with either chicken or beef. This is great served with refried beans and a salad.

12 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 1/4 lbs Pork loin
Produce
  • 4 California chile pods, dried
  • 1 (8 ounce) package Corn husks, dried
  • 1 clove Garlic
  • 1 Onion, large
Canned Goods
  • 1 (10.5 ounce) can Beef broth
Baking & Spices
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 2/3 cup Lard
  • 2 cups Masa harina
  • 2 tsp Salt
Dairy
  • 1 cup Sour cream
Liquids
  • 2 cups Water
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Tamale Bites Recipe - An easy "cheater" tamales recipe making perfect little party size tamale appetizers. These tamales are packed with flavor and sprinkle

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4 · A delicious authentic chicken tamales recipe. These chicken tamales are so easy to make, you'll never buy tamales again!

11 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 3lb pack Chicken breasts, frozen
Produce
  • 1 bag Corn husks
  • 4 cloves Garlic
  • 1 28 oz. can Herdez enchilada sauce green chili
  • 1/2 Onions
Canned Goods
  • 2 cups Water or chicken broth
Condiments
  • 2 16 oz. jar Herdez brand salsa verde
Baking & Spices
  • 1 1/2 tsp Black pepper
  • 10 lbs Masa, prepared
  • 2 tsp Salt
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1 1/2 tsp Cumin, ground
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15 · Instant Pot Tamales filled with tender pork in a red chile sauce. Ready in only half the time compared to the usual preparation on the stove!

17 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 1/2 lbs Pork shoulder, boneless
Produce
  • 1 1/2 oz Ancho chiles, dried
  • 1 Arbol chiles
  • 1 Bay leaf
  • 28 Corn husks
  • 1 tsp Garlic powder
  • 1 1/2 oz Guajillo chiles, dried
Canned Goods
  • 3 1/4 cups Broth
Baking & Spices
  • 1 1/2 tsp Baking powder
  • 1 1/2 tsp Kosher salt, coarse
  • 4 cups Masa harina
  • 2 1/2 tsp Table salt
Oils & Vinegars
  • 7/8 cups Canola oil
  • 1 tbsp Olive oil
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1/4 tsp Cumin, ground
Liquids
  • 1 Water, hot
  • 6 cups Water
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71 · 60 minutes · A Mexican classic, these Green Chile and Cheese Vegetarian Tamales are filled with roasted poblano peppers and spicy pepper jack cheese. Also gluten free!

8 ingredients

Produce
  • 1/2 packet Corn husks
  • 5 Poblano peppers, large
Canned Goods
  • 2 1/4 cups Chicken broth
Baking & Spices
  • 1 1/2 tsp Baking powder
  • 3 1/4 cups Corn masa flour, instant
  • 2 1/2 tsp Salt
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 cup Vegetable oil
Dairy
  • 12 oz Pepper jack cheese, spicy
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16 · Easy masa for tamales prepared with masa harina corn flour.

5 ingredients

Meat
  • 3/4 cup Pork lard
Canned Goods
  • 1 3 cups cups Broth
Baking & Spices
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 2 1/2 cups Masa harina corn flour
  • 1 tsp Salt
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Cornbread Tamale Pie Casserole -- a take on a classic tamale recipe. Moist cake with enchilada sauce, beef and lots of cheese for easy entertaining!

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Tamale casserole is a delicious baked Tex Mex meal with ground beef, corn, and Jiffy cornbread topping. Make this recipe all in one pan!

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