Vegetarian Tamales

Tamales

Christmas in New Mexico calls for tamales! This is a healthier, vegetarian version made with olive oil instead of lard. For vegan diets, hold the cheese! Ingredients: Wraps: Soak corn husks in hot water until pliable. Filling (calabacitas with optional chicken substitute): 2 zucchini diced 2 Yellow squash diced 1…

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New Mexican Shephard’s Pie

new mexican shephards pie

Shephard’s pie is a very versatile dish that can be tailored to many different specialty diets. This recipe includes red chile for a New Mexican twist. Variations include vegetarian ‘beef’ crumbles or beans, a variety of vegetables and milk substitutes.

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Green Chile Stew with Hidden Veggies! (They’ll never know!!)

Green Chile Stew

My son Devin loves chile. When he was 2, he would dip his chips into really hot salsa and you could tell it was hot for him because he would suck in his breath and fan air at his lips, but he would also keep eating it. He knew we…

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