Hatch Green Chile is a popular ingredient typically found in New Mexican cuisine and serves as a delicious addition to any recipe. Hatch Green Chile refers to the varieties of New Mexican chile grown specifically in the Hatch Valley in New Mexico.
There can be red or green chiles that range in both flavor profiles and spice levels. As fans of the Hatch Green Chile, we curated a list of our favorite Hatch Green Chile recipes.
If you're a fan of this type of chile, we recommend trying our Carne Seca Hatch Green Chile flavored beef jerky. It's thick and dry with a smokey green chile forward flavor profile and tangy bite.
Not to mention it's all-natural, both sugar and carb-free, and contains no preservatives or artificial ingredients. It's a clean snacking experience with our most beloved Hatch Green Chile.
Shop the Hatch Green Chile Beef Jerky on People's Choice Beef Jerky.
1. Hatch Green Chile Enchiladas
These ooey-gooey, richly decadent Hatch Green Enchiladas are an all around crowd favorite. It's loaded with a creamy and smokey Hatch Green chile sauce, melted cheese, and savory chicken. If you can find fresh not frozen chiles, make sure to roast them for added layers of flavor.
Find the Enchiladas recipe on Mexican Please.
2. Roasted Hatch Green Chile Salsa
A flavorful salsa is the perfect addition to any Mexican dish. It has a bold flavor profile that is both tangy and savory at the same time. Dip some chips into this zesty and smokey salsa or throw it on top of enchiladas. Either way, it's a win.
Find this Roasted Hatch Green Chile Salsa recipe Pina En La Cocina.
3. Hatch Green Chile Pork Stew
Traditionally, green chile pork stew is found in Colorado or New Mexico. This version is closer to a New Mexican style because it calls for true Hatch Green Chiles. This soup is hearty, savory, and packed with flavor it'll warm you right up from the inside out. It's also packed with beans which is a good source of fiber and will keep you full.
Find this Hatch Green Chile Pork Stew recipe on My TX Kitchen.
4. Stuffed Hatch Green Chiles
Anything that's stuffed with cheese is typically delicious. And these stuffed Hatch Green Chiles are no exception. They are full of a delicious sweet and spicy quinoa and corn mixture, then topped with melted cheese. It's ooey-gooey and absolutely decadent, everyone will love it.
Find this recipe for Stuffed Hatch Green Chiles on My TX Kitchen.
5. Hatch Green Chile Mac and Cheese
If there's any recipe to try, it has to be this one! It's creamy, rich, and decadently cheesy which makes for a delicious bite. The Hatch Green Chiles are packed with flavor giving the mac and cheese a little extra kick. Serve this up on a cold night and your guests will absolutely love you for it.
Find this Hatch Green Chile Mac and Cheese recipe on Jam Jar Kitchen.
6. Hatch Green Chile Cornbread
This unique spin on a classic recipe is worth the try. This cornbread is rich and tender and has just a slight touch of heat from the roasted chiles. This recipe also stays true to the bread form, but with the addition of the hatch green chiles it adds a nice twist.
Find this Hatch Green Chile Cornbread recipe on Homesick Texan.
7. Hatch Green Chile Rice
Rice is a very common dish found in many Mexican dishes. This specific recipe calls for the addition of hatch green chiles which lightens and brightens the rice. It also makes it the perfect side dish to fajitas or enchiladas as it's versatile and savory.
Find this Hatch Green Chile Rice recipe on Three Olives Branch.
8. Hatch Green Chile Cheeseburger
Here at People's we love our meat. A good burger goes a long way. This New Mexico inspired burger is everything and more. It has tender juicy meat, spicy hatch green chiles, sweetened caramelized onions all on top of a soft bun. It's an all around winner.
Find this Hatch Green Chile Cheeseburger recipe on Unpeeled Journal.
9. Hatch Green Chile Pozole
If you aren't familiar with pozole, it's a cross between a soup and stew. It's filled with delicious hominy (a type of field corn), pork, chilies, and flavorful broth. Helpful tip.* If you can't find any fresh hatch green chiles, there are online retailers that sell bags of frozen Hatch Green Chiles.
Find this Hatch Green Chile Pozole recipe on Unpeeled Journal.
10. Hatch Green Chile Tacos with Roasted Hatch Chiles
Tacos are always a crowd favorite for many of reasons. The'y convenient, versatile, and when executed properly - absolutely delicious. These hatch green chile tacos are full of savory flavor with a smokey and tangy finish. Topped with melted cheese, it's a sure fire go to taco.
Find this Hatch Green Chile Tacos recipe on Mommy Hates Cooking.
11. Hatch Green Chile Chocolate Chip Cookies
Yes, you read that correctly. Think spiciness of the Southwest desert meeting the sweetness of a chocolate chip cookie. It's a duo that is unmatched and absolutely delicious regardless of how it sounds. It's a salty, sweet, and savory combo that will blow your taste buds away.
Find this Hatch Green Chile Cookies recipe on Rebooted Mom.
If you're looking for a cocktail to pair with any of these recipes check out our Spicy Hatch Green Chile Margarita recipe!