Chipotle Flavors: Chipotle Heaven in Texas!

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Story & Photos by Dave DeWitt Recipes: Smoked Serrano and Roasted Tomato Salsa Smoky Red Chile Sauce,New Mexico-Style Chipotle Texas Mole Sauce Barbecued Beef Ribs,Chipotle Texas-Style   First I started coughing. Then I sneezed repeatedly. My nose started running like a faucet. I was coming down with a severe case of “chipotle flu” caused by the capsaicin fumes and pecan …

Chipotle Flavors: Smoky Chiles Basics

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Generally speaking, chipotle in English refers to any smoked chile pepper. The Spanish word chipotle is a contraction of chilpotle in the Náhuatl language of the Aztecs, where chil referred to the hot pepper and potle was derived from poctli, meaning smoked. The word was apparently reversed from Náhuatl, where it originally was spelled pochilli. Other early spellings in Mexico …