Aired January 19, 2018

Josh Capon's Green Chile Queso Fundido

serves 6-8


    For the Roasted Chile Sauce:

    1/4 cup vegetable oil
    1 cup diced onions
    1 tablespoon chopped garlic
    1 cup roasted poblano chiles, diced
    1/2 cup roasted jalapeos, diced

    1/2 cup heavy cream

    3 cups Mexican cheese blend (Chihuahua, Queso Oaxaca, Manchego)
    1 tablespoon cornstarch
    1/2 cup pico de gallo
    1 pinch chopped cilantro

    Mexican chorizo, browned & crumbled

    Flour tortillas


For the chile sauce, heat oil in a skillet and saut onions, garlic, chiles and jalapeos soft.

Heat another medium saut pan over medium heat, add heavy cream and chile sauce to the pan. Toss cheese mix with cornstarch and add to the simmering sauce/cream; stir until smooth.

Pour into a warm 6-inch cast-iron skillet, place under the broiler until lightly brown on top.  

Garnish with pico de gallo and chorizo. Serve with flour tortillas alongside.