Creamy Carrot & Jalapeno Soup...with just a touch of cream.
Beef Chili with Ancho, Red Beans and Chocolate.. A Superbowl Winner
Hot and spicy Peri Peri Chicken. Baked, barbecued or woodfired, it's all the rage!
Chiles en Nogada, recipe courtesy of Homesick Texan
Enough tang, salt, and bite to chase away chilly evenings: Raw Tuscan Kale Salad with Chiles & Pecorino. Deliciously healthy!
Meatless Monday Chile Relleno Bake. Chiles Rellenos deconstructed into a ridiculously delicious baked form.
Nigella's chilli con carne with a cornbread topping - comfort food extraordinaire
Happy New Year! Menudo, the Mexican breakfast of champions!
Garlic and Butter Roasted Mushrooms...with capers. A great New Year's appetizer or side dish.
Vaina cocktail from Chile, with ruby port, cognac, creme de cacao, egg yolk, and a bit of cinnamon. [recipe]
A little chipotle with your chocolate? Oh, yes please. The Chipotle Flourless Chocolate Cake surprises with a light tingle of chile powder.
Corn Chowder with Chilies
Literally throw it all in a crock pot and turn it on...dinner doesn't get much easier than that!
Green chile hush puppies. Zippy little nuggets of fried cornbread goodness.
Roasted poblano and Anaheim peppers are mixed with Monetary Jack cheese for a tamale that you will be thinking about for days!
Mexican chocolate paletas spiced with cinnamon and ancho chili powder.
Poblano, Ham, and Turkey Quesadillas
Shrimp with Scallions and Garlic in Chile Tamari Sauce
Hor Mok - Thai Steamed Curry Fish Custard and my interview with Chef McDang on dining in the palace, royal cuisine, and the Principles of Thai Cookery
Marinated Grilled Quail
Green Chile Mayonnaise (aka New Mexico Awesome Sauce)
A bowl of Texas love - Texas Red beef chili.
Roasted Green Tomato Salsa - When you're absolutely sick and tired of fried green tomatoes, this is how you use what you cleared off the vines before the fall freeze.
Posole: a New Mexican stew with pork, hominy and spicy roasted green chiles
Panang curry. Tender pork. "Meaty" low-moisture squash like kabocha or buttercup. This curry is a classic for a reason.
Thai-Style Fried Chicken (with the southern twist) - the secret of crispy coating and flavor that penetrates all the way to the bones.
Eva Langoria-Parker's tortilla soup recipe served at Beso Restaurant.
Coat-your-spoon, thick and creamy hot chocolate with a kick of chile powder.
Sweet watermelon paired with warm salty feta, drizzled with bold oregano dressing presents a bouquet of exotic and unexpected flavors.
cayenne chiles: pickle them with honey for a sweet & spicy treat all year.
A stunning presentation, this Chile-Roasted Feta and Watermelon Slab is as imaginative and exotic as a modern vegetarian dish should be. Sweet watermelon, paired with salty warm feta, drizzled with bold oregano dressing; this ap
This Mexican inspired sauce is a savory use for canned pumpkin.
Sweet Potato, Black Bean and Green Chile Enchiladas. These enchiladas had tons of flavor, and are a great alternative for a hearty meatless meal where you don’t miss the extra protein!