Seafood And Hominy Stew

 Heat the oil in the bottom of the pot. You're only going to use one pot for this meal, but make sure it can hold all the stock and ingredients.

When warm, fry the chiles until they just turn colors and smell vibrant, about a minute or so.  

Remove them and place them in a blender jar. Add the onion and garlic to the oil and sauté until almost soft, about 4 minutes. 

Transfer the onions, garlic and any remaining oil to the blender jar. Add the tomatoes and blend until smooth.

 Place a food mill over the pot and pass the ingredients from the blender. You can also push the mixture through a fine sieve with a wooden spoo n.

3 tablespoons of olive oil 3 Guajillo chiles, wiped clean, seeded, and cut into pieces 2 cups chopped tomatoes (used canned if tomatoes are out of season) 1 red onion, chopped 2-3 cloves garlic, crushed 6 cups of light chicken broth 1 1/2 tablespoons Mexican Oregano Salt

Ingredients

Heirloom Blue Corn Pinole

1 1/2 cups cooked Rancho Gordo prepared hominy (see below or click here for cooking directions) 1 pound mussels, scrubbed clean and debearded (discard any that are open) 1 pound talapia, rock cod, or snapper, cut into 1-inch pieces Chopped onion, chopped cilantro, chile powder, and/or quartered limes for serving

Ingredients

Heirloom Blue Corn Pinole

Serve with chopped onion, chopped cilantro, chile powder, and quartered Mexican/Key limes if you like.