Chile Rellenos Topped with Ranchero Sauce

Chile Rellenos con Salsa Ranchera

Preparation info
  • Makes


    chile rellenos
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Muy Bueno: Three Generations of Authentic Mexican Flavor

By Yvette Marquez-Sharpnack

Published 2013

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Chile rellenos are roasted long green chiles made from Anaheim or poblano chiles, stuffed with cheese or meat, breaded in flour, and dipped in egg whites, then quickly deep fried to perfection. These are some bold chiles. They take some time to make but are so worth the effort.

Mom used to make chile relleno burritos and sold them at the garment factory where she worked. I distinctly remember her waking up at around f