Recipe Tamales from Womans Day New Mexico Cookbook by Jane Butel

Grouchy Granny

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What is the pure red chili?
Ground red chili's - comes in hot, medium or mild. Do not use Chili Powder - that's a different animal all together. If you have any Mexican markets (Carncinerias) around you it's readily available. If not, PM me and I'll send you some since we can get it readily here.