Red Menudo

Preparation info
  • Makes 6 cups 1.5 l ) ;


    first-course servings
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Soup: A Way of Life

By Barbara Kafka

Published 1998

  • About

Menudo is a typical New Year’s Day dish in Mexico. It is a great hang-over remedy.

I love Rick Bayless and his food. With his blessing, I have adapted this recipe for red menudo from one of his. I hope he likes it.

Dark flat dried New Mexico chilies are used for this menudo. The chilies are maroon in color, rather large, shiny, and mild in flavor.

There is also a white menudo that I do n