Mexican Chipolte Powder

The Chipotle powder is made by finely grinding jalapenos peppers that were slowly smoked over a natural wood fire. The slow smoking of the jalapenos peppers creates a wonderfully smoky & spicy flavor to whatever it is added to.  Our Chipotle powder starts as smoke-dried jalapeno peppers that that have had their stems and seeds removed and are taken to the local mill in Hatch New Mexico and made into a fine powder for easy mixing and sprinkling.

Chipotle powder has a long history of use in traditional Mexican cuisine and in recent years has become common place in the United States. Chipotle powder is a cherished spice by chile heads and BBQ enthusiasts alike. It’s smoky hot jalapeño flavor is a perfect addition to any food which is complemented by heat and smoky flavors.

Try adding Chipotle powder to anything barbecued, marinades rubs, sauces, Bloody Marys, all kinds of meats and vegetables.

Suggested Uses: Use in chiles, stews, enchilada or chile sauces, barbecue rubs, roasts, soups, pizza, tacos, salsas, and poultry dishes. Add into mayonnaise, aioli, guacamole, steak sauce or ketchup. The powder can also be sprinkled on avocado slices, cobb salads, or mix in with salt for a unique flavor. Chipolte powder can be a great addition to marinades, Bloody Marys, and almost any kind of meat or vegetable. Add directly to any recipe where a boost of smoky flavor and heat is desired.

Storage Suggestions: Like most spice, chile powders should be stored in air tight containers placed in an cool dark place. For maximum freshness, store excess powder in a plastic airtight container in the refrigerator or freezer. Keep a shaker or small container with the rest of your spices for convenience.

Enjoy!

$12.00