Ancho chili flakes

Ancho chilies are a versatile and flavorful ingredient with a low heat level and a complex flavor profile with notes of chocolate and dried fruit. Use them to add intensive smoky flavor to marinades, sauces, chili, soups, and stews. Common ingredient in the iconic Mexican mole sauce.

Heat level 3 000 - 5 000 SHU

Country of origin: Mexico

Net weight: 40g

    Mexican citrusy salsa with ancho and chipotle

    Ingredients
    • 40 g ancho flakes
    • 40 g chipotle flakes
    • 400 ml freshly squeezed juice from lime, orange, grapefruit, lemon, ets.
    Preparation
    1. Squeeze 400 ml of fresh citrus juice - mix of lime, orange, grapefruit, lemon.
    Cooking
    1. In a large enough pot, mix the chili flakes and the freshly squeezed juice.
    2. Add salt and mix well.
    3. Wait for the flakes to hydrate well - until they absorb most of the juice.
    4. Transfer the salsa to a jar or other tightly closed container and store in the refrigerator.