Tag Archive for: Taste of Missions 2022
Thai Pork Massaman CurryPeter Janke - East Asia mission team
- 1 ½ LB of Pork (or Chicken or Beef)
- 5-6 tbsp Massaman curry paste 5-6
- 3 tbsp Thai spices
- 3 tbsp cardamom
- 2 bay leaves remove before serving
- 3-4 tbsp star anise
- 6-7 cinnamon sticks
- 5 cup coconut milk
- 5 potatoes
- 3 onions
- 1 cup peanuts
- 8 tsp fish sauce
- 5 + 1/2 tsp coconut sugar
- 4 tsp tamarind juice
- Slice the potatoes, onions, and pork into large chunks, as usually for a stew.
- Cook the pork, when it is nearly finished add in a cup of coconut milk and the curry paste and mix together.
- Add the remaining coconut milk, the spices, the potatoes, peanuts and onions to stew.
- Add palm sugar, fish sauce, and Tamarind juice to taste.
- Stew the curry for about 40 minutes or until the potatoes are soft.
- Serve with white rice.
Green Chile SalsaKay Ulibarri – Christ the Rock, Farmington, N.M.
- 4 tomatoes chopped fine
- 2 bunches green onions chopped fine
- 3/4 cup green chiles chopped
- 1 sprig fresh cilantro
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1/4 tsp garlic powder
- 1/4 tsp vegetable oil
- Combine all ingredients and refrigerate several hours for flavors to blend well.
Chimayo Red Chile SalsaKay Ulibarri – Christ the Rock, Farmington, N.M.
- 8 oz dried Chimayo New Mexico red chiles (about 25)
- 4 cloves roasted garlic
- 1 tsp salt
- 1 tbsp dried oregano toasted and ground
- Toast the chiles and rehydrate them in 2 quarts of warm water.
- Drain the chiles, reserving 2 cups of the water, and transfer to a blender. If it is not bitter, add the reserved chile water; otherwise, add 2 cups of plain water.
- Add the garlic and salt to the blender and puree. Stir in the oregano.
BizcochitosKay Ulibarri – Christ the Rock, Farmington, N.M.
- 2 cups shortening
- 1 1/4 cups sugar
- 3 egg yolks or two whole eggs
- 2 tbsp vanilla
- 2 tsp anise seed
- 6 cups sifted flour
- 3 tsp baking powder
- 1/4 cup water
- 1 tsp salt
- 7 tbsp brandy
- Cream sugar and shortening until light and fluffy.
- Add anise seed and eggs, beating for a few seconds.
- Sift flour, baking powder and salt together. Add to first mixture.
- Add water, vanilla, and brandy. Mix well.
- Roll out and cut with cookie cutter. Sprinkle with a mixture of sugar and cinnamon. Bake at 400 degrees for 12 minutes or until golden brown.
- Sprinkle with a mixture of sugar and cinnamon.
- Bake at 400 degrees for 12 minutes or until golden brown.
Mexican EmpanadasKay Ulibarri – Christ the Rock, Farmington, N.M.
- 1/2 lb lean ground beef
- 10 oz package frozen patty shells thawed
- 1/4 cup onion minced
- 3 tbsp red chile salsa
- 1 tsp chili powder
- 1/2 tsp ground cumin
- 1/2 tsp garlic powder
- 1/2 tsp ground coriander
- salt and pepper to taste
- Crumble beef; saute with onion in a skillet until beef is cooked and onion is soft. Drain.
- Stir in red chile salsa and spices. Set aside.
- Place thawed patty shell dough on a floured board and roll out, in one piece, to about 1/16 inch thickness.
- Cut dough into 3-inch rounds, about 20.
- Put 2 teaspoons of filling on each dough circle; fold in half.
- Moisten edges with water and press edges together with a fork. Place on ungreased cookie sheet. Prick tops with a fork.
- Bake at 400 for 20 minutes or until golden brown. Serve hot.
Posole StewKay Ulibarri – Christ the Rock, Farmington, N.M.
- 1 lb lean pork shoulder
- 2 lb frozen posole hominy
- 1 lime juiced
- 2 tbsp course red chile powder
- 3 garlic cloves
- 1/4 tsp dried oregano
- 3 tbsp salt
- Cook the pork in a pressure cooker, with water to cover, for 20 minutes.
- Reduce pressure under cold water. Open pot and add posole, lime juice, and chile.
- Add water - about twice as much as the amount of posole.
- Cook for 45 minutes under pressure.
- Reduce pressure under cold water. 2. Remove the pork and cut up.
- Put posole, pork, garlic, oregano, and salt in a large covered pot and simmer 1-3 hours, or until hominy kernels have burst and are soft but not mushy. Serve alone or as a side dish.
Taste of Missions
This annual hybrid event, hosted by WELS Missions, will provide all WELS members an opportunity to connect with brothers and sisters in Christ from around the globe and be a part of the important gospel outreach occurring through our synod.