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Black olives in tamales?

by chowfish 14 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 days ago

What do I need to know about making tamales?

by AOchaley 2 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 22 days ago

Tamales in Las Vegas?

by Leo in BR 1 month 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 27 days ago

Where to buy Christmas tamales in Boston area?

by aquariumtown 2 months ago

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

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Melmybelle commented 2 months ago

What went wrong with my tamales?

by few35t 2 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 2 months ago

Can Tamales Be Steamed in the Pressure Cooker?

by Cherylptw 8 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 3 months ago

Tamales still safe to eat?

by onrushpam 9 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 3 months ago

Tamales - Is lard necessary plus...

by JoLi 11 years ago

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

shanagain commented 3 months ago

best way to reheat frozen tamales

by SpongeBobSquarePegs 14 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 8 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 9 months ago

Pi Day & Tamales @ Ikeda's in Davis

by Melanie Wong 10 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 10 months ago

SUPREME BRAND ROLLED TAMALE-ARE THEY IN BIZ?

by FRANK 16 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 11 months ago

Johnson's Tamales

by oldpete 11 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 11 months ago

Tamales in Northern Westchester?

by Nancy C 1 year 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 1 year ago

Tamales using premixed masa

by toni6 1 year 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 1 year ago

Tamales: How to make the best masa dough?

by Scargod 9 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 1 year ago

TomTom Tamales

by jimtak 11 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 11 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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