Ecuadorean Ecuadorian Tamales De Navidad - for Christmas

  • Ingredients 27 Count
  • Nutrition 1520 Calories
  • Directions 3 Hours

6 servings

Ingredients

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  • 3 cups chicken broth (from chicken you cook)
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 lb masa harina (DO NOT use ready made masa, it has lime which will not work in this recipe)
  • 8 ozs butter
  • 8 ozs lard (or 8 ounces additional butter)
  • 6 ozs sugar
  • 2 ozs peanut butter
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 1/4 tsp allspice
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp pepper
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup raisins (black, soaked in)
  • 3/4 cup hot water
  • 1/2 onion (cut lengthwise into thin slices & parboiled & drained)
  • 2 tbsps oil
  • 1/2 onion (diced finely)
  • 1/2 cup pimentos (stuffed green olives, in jar)
  • 4 eggs (hard boiled & cut into eighths lengthwise)
  • 1 red bell pepper (sliced very thinly)
  • 1 whole chicken
  • 1 onion
  • 1 garlic cloves
  • 2 sprigs parsley
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp pepper
  • 8 banana leaves (or 6 -8 if not available use aluminum foil or 6 -8 parchment paper, cut into 10 inch squares. My family doesn't use corn husks for this kind of tamale)

Directions

BPrep Time1 hr

BTotal Time3 hr

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Nutrition Facts

Amount Per Serving
Calories 1520 Calories from Fat 850
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 95g 146%
Saturated Fat 40g 200%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol 515mg 172%
Sodium 1150mg 48%
Potassium 1250mg 36%
Total Carbohydrate 106g 35%
Dietary Fiber 10g 40%
Sugars 42g
Protein 67g
Vitamin A 50%
Vitamin C 70%
Calcium 25%
Iron 50%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Tastes

salty
savory
sour
bitter
sweet
spicy

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