New from Rick Bayless: Pocho Ocho Thanksgiving dinner ideas

by Victor Payan on November 26, 2013 in Cultura, Pocho Ocho

baylessbookcoverAs a guide to Pochos thinking of boycotting Thanksgiving as a symbol of American imperialism, we offer several more indigenous AND ingenious options for a healthy and tasty holiday dinner that does not remind people of genocide.

Why settle for a Turducken, when you can have these savory dishes compiled from the new cookbook: Native Holiday Treats from Indigenous Mexico by Rick Bayless.

8. Burrlenguaj:  California burritos wrapped in lengua, stuffed in a turkey.

7. Poznudo: a bowl of pozole inside a bowl of menudo, eaten while nude.

6. Chilnobaza (Vegetarian): A chile relleno stuffed inside a nopal stuffed inside a calabaza and fried in lard.

5. Turd-Ducken: Duck stuffed inside chicken stuffed inside a whole chorizo floating in a steaming bowl of birria. With corn.

4. TacoNachoLibre: A taquito stuffed inside an enchilada stuffed inside a burrito stuffed inside a Doritos Taco Loco stuffed inside a tamale and smothered in beans.

3. Chimichurrnitas: A chimichanga, wrapped in carnitas and deep fried in churro dough. Served with chimichurri sauce.

2. Champuchorro:  A layered hot drink featuring Champurrado, Kahlua and Chocolate Laxative.

And the numero uno Thanksgiving dinner idea from Rick Bayless is …

Ganzopuervaca: A Ganzito snack cake stuffed inside a goose stuffed inside a pig stuffed inside a cow and roasted. Served Tauntaun style.

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Herrumbroso Filero November 26, 2013 at 11:34 AM

Hijole we are lucky that Pocho has given us these amazing Ricky ideas. That vato is an amazing chef with such a deep understanding of Mexis cuisine. I cannot wait to serve a: TacoNachoLibre: A taquito stuffed inside an enchilada stuffed inside a burrito stuffed inside a Doritos Taco Loco stuffed inside a tamale and smothered in beans.

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