ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Red-Green Enchilada Sauce

Updated on January 27, 2018
Samuel Barrett profile image

Samuel Barrett lives in the beautiful Pacific Northwest and has far too many hobbies, many of which you can read about here.

Source

Ingredients

  • 2 cups Oven Roasted Tomatillos
  • 4 Large Guajillo Chiles, (Dried Mirasol Chiles)
  • 1 tsp Ground Cumin
  • 1/2 tsp Sea Salt
  • 2 cloves Raw Garlic
  • 1 tsp Cracked Black Pepper
  • 1.5 tsp Canola oil
  • 1 Serrano or Jalapeno Chile, (Double if you like it hot)
  • 1/4 cup White onion

Supplies

Food Processor or Blender

Sharp Chef's Knife

Cutting Board

Roasting Pan

Cook Time

Prep time: 10 min
Cook time: 15 min
Ready in: 25 min
Yields: Enough for 6 large enchiladas

Red-Green? Isn't that an impossible color?

Researchers have found that there are certain colors, called impossible or forbidden colors.These mysterious colors cannot be perceived correctly by the human eye. The most notable being yellow-blue and red-green. While the existence of these colors is a matter of debate, the awesome flavor of this sauce is definitely real. This sauce combines the two most popular types of enchilada sauces into a sort of divine hybrid.The fresh, tangy flavor of roasted tomatillos creates a beautiful counterbalance to the warm earthy taste of dried guajillo chiles without either one overpowering the other. While a bit unorthodox this sauce will pair nicely with almost any enchilada dish.

  1. Preheat oven to 350 Degrees
  2. Lightly oil roasting pan and place tomatillos and the fresh peppers on it, then place in oven. roast for 10-15 minutes (if using Serranos add to pan for only the last 5 minutes)
  3. While they are roasting, chop onions and dried peppers into medium sized pieces, small enough to put in blender
  4. Let tomatillos and peppers cool
  5. Place all ingredients in blender and blend until smooth
  6. Use as you would any enchilada sauce

Rate Me!

5 stars from 3 ratings of Red-Green Enchilada Sauce

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)