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Best Place to Buy Holiday Tamales

by NShewmaker 1 month ago

Hi All! Growing up in Southern California, my family always picked up 2-3 dozen tamales a few days before Christma...

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rhododendron commented 28 days ago

Tamales Liz | Rosarito, Baja California

by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

From Popotla where we struck out on buying any tamales de elote https://www.chowhound.com/post/popotla-baja-californi...

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Melanie Wong commented 2 months ago

Anyone remember Johnson's Tamale Grotto in SF?

by cmvan 11 years ago

We used to go to the one on Vicente at 24th. Specifically, I'm talkin' about their Turkey Tamales with the special ...

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lindakaren commented 2 months ago

Los Tamales Poblanos in Oceano (and Old Monterey Market)

by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

On the drive down to the chowdown at La Simpatia, I took the coast route passing through Pismo Beach and Oceano to do...

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Melanie Wong commented 4 months ago

Where can I buy homemade steamed refrigerated or frozen tamales by the dozen?

by s0m3f00l 5 months ago

Where can I buy homemade steamed refigerated or frozen tamales by the dozen???? Been Looking all over but can't seem...

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Ande commented 5 months ago

Tamales - Is lard necessary plus...

by JoLi 12 years ago

I am going to venture and making this tamale recipe: http://allrecipes.com/recipe/beef-tamales/detail.aspx Questio...

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BigG commented 8 months ago

The Tamale Factory | Watsonville

by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

A few weeks ago i needed a quick bite before a meeting in Watsonville. I popped into what used to be Lucy's Tamales, ...

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Melanie Wong commented 8 months ago

Black olives in tamales?

by chowfish 15 years ago

I love tamales but am not willing to spend the time and energy to make them so bought some from coworker's sister. T...

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Jennifer67 commented 11 months ago

What do I need to know about making tamales?

by AOchaley 3 years ago

I've only had tamales maybe three times ever, but I loved them. They're hard to come by around here, so I'd like to m...

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SammyShine commented 11 months ago

Tamales in Las Vegas?

by Leo in BR 12 months ago

Read this from Eater. Heading to Vegas soon and love tamales. Have only tried Dona Maria's from this list, and like...

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westie commented 12 months ago

Where to buy Christmas tamales in Boston area?

by aquariumtown 1 year ago

Transplanted Californian here and thinking about making a California Christmas meal. (Lots of citrus... some other id...

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Melmybelle commented 1 year ago

What went wrong with my tamales?

by few35t 3 years ago

I finally decided to try my hand at making tamales the other day, but something went wrong. Once they were done stea...

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Regina63 commented 1 year ago

Can Tamales Be Steamed in the Pressure Cooker?

by Cherylptw 9 years ago

I want to make tamales but I don't have a steamer, instead I've steamed them before using a colander set in a large ...

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M59 commented 1 year ago

Tamales still safe to eat?

by onrushpam 10 years ago

My sister brought some tamales from TX (a friend of hers made them). We forgot they were in the fridge! I know they...

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Manuelrocha commented 1 year ago

best way to reheat frozen tamales

by SpongeBobSquarePegs 15 years ago

Someone in my office was selling handmade tamale as a fund-raiser and I got mine. They are frozen. What's the best ...

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hallen_carina24 commented 1 year ago

Pi Day & Tamales @ Ikeda's in Davis

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Yesterday I stopped at Ikeda's in Davis en route to Sacramento. Busy day and I'd missed lunch, so it was a no brainer...

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Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

SUPREME BRAND ROLLED TAMALE-ARE THEY IN BIZ?

by FRANK 17 years ago

CAN SOMEBODY HELP ME LOCATE THE SUPREME BRAND TAMALE COMPANY? I WOULD LIKE TO ADD THEIR ITEM TO MY SANDWICH SHOP DOWN...

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rhododendron commented 2 years ago

Johnson's Tamales

by oldpete 2 years ago

A long while ago there was a thread of those that remembered the wonderful tamales from Johnson's on Vicente Street i...

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ola commented 2 years ago

Tamales in Northern Westchester?

by Nancy C 2 years ago

Organizing a Mexican-theme Christmas Eve lunch for family -- tamales are on my wish list, but won't have time to prep...

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ryanallday commented 2 years ago

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