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Tamales still safe to eat?

by onrushpam 8 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...

C. Hamster commented 1 month ago

best way to reheat frozen tamales

by SpongeBobSquarePegs 13 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 ...

hallen_carina24 commented 2 months ago

Anyone remember Johnson's Tamale Grotto in SF?

by cmvan 10 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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oldpete commented 3 months ago

Pi Day & Tamales @ Ikeda's in Davis

by Melanie Wong 4 months 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...

Melanie Wong commented 4 months ago

SUPREME BRAND ROLLED TAMALE-ARE THEY IN BIZ?

by FRANK 15 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 5 months ago

Johnson's Tamales

by oldpete 5 months 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 5 months ago

Tamales - Is lard necessary plus...

by JoLi 10 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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pavlova commented 6 months ago

Tamales in Northern Westchester?

by Nancy C 8 months 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 7 months ago

Tamales using premixed masa

by toni6 8 months ago

I would love to make tamales but the times i've tried, i don't think i mixed the masa properly, i certainly didnt kno...

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toni6 commented 8 months ago

Can Tamales Be Steamed in the Pressure Cooker?

by Cherylptw 7 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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wingsdreamer66 commented 8 months ago

Tamales: How to make the best masa dough?

by Scargod 8 years ago

So we're talkin about this as a sub-thread and I want to SPECIFICALLY cover the best materials and ways to make the m...

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SoCalEva commented 9 months ago

TomTom Tamales

by jimtak 10 years ago

Do these still exist? Back when I was a kid we used to buy these paper wrapped tamales at a snack bar under the IC tr...

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sheroots commented 1 year ago

Conquering my fear of Fresh Masa and freezing questions

by Carb Lover 10 years ago

If I take one golden lesson from Bayless's cookbook of the month, it will be that masa preparada makes magic. Truth b...

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daveplayacabana commented 1 year ago

Interesting Street Tamales in Upper Manhattan

by streetfoodenthusiast 9 years ago

After weeks of lurking on the various New York boards and never ceasing to be impressed at the knowledge of you Chowh...

soigne commented 1 year ago

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Hot Tamale Louie

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

"... Seven days a week, fifty-two weeks a year, Khan began prepping at ten, opened the window at eleven, and served f...

Is There a Difference between Tamale Sauce and Enchilada Sauce?

by Perilagu Khan 7 years ago

At a resto in New Mexico I had tamales that were topped by a thin, smooth sauce which strongly resembled enchilada sa...

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london2zxy commented 1 year ago

Seaside: La Estrella and El Milagro

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

The store in Seaside is La Estrella Market. It's terra incognita . . . no Google listing, no Yelp reviews. I haven't ...

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

What do I need to know about making tamales?

by AOchaley 1 year 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...

Shrinkrap commented 1 year ago

Los Tamales Poblanos in Oceano (and Old Monterey Market)

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

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

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

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