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New Mexico Hatch chile labeling dispute heats up

SANTA FE, N.M. – A federal appeals court has sided with a green chile growers group in southern New Mexico’s Hatch Valley in a dispute over what food can be labeled with the renowned Hatch name.   The U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday ruled in favor of the Hatch Chile Association and more »

Hatch Chile Festival 2016 Info

Hatch Chile Festival 2016 – Hatch, New Mexico Date: September 3rd and 4th, 2016 Time: 9am-Till the Sun goes down!  YEE HAW! Location: Hatch, New Mexico Hatch Chile Festival Quick facts Hatch is a village in Doña Ana County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 1,648 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Las more »

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Hatch Chile Roasting 2016

I don’t know about you, but I’m super excited for this years crop… as I always am.  No shocker there. Check out these baby Hatch Chile plants…aren’t they cute?! Status report on our Hatch Green Chile – their heads are above ground and they’re soaking up that NM sunshine! ? via #younggunshatchchile A photo posted more »

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9 Green Chile Dishes You Dream About

New Mexico’s Green Chile Dishes you dream about There are very few states who feel as passionately about their home-grown produce as New Mexico does about their chile peppers. Ask any native about chile peppers and you will be left way behind each and every time! The king of the hill is their green chile pepper which more »

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Hatch Chile Crop Update – March 2016

Status update on the 2016 Hatch Chile crop. Young Guns is prepping the fields and will be planting soon, please pray and keep your fingers crossed for a great season! Here is a throwback to July 2015’s harvest: Typical Hatch Chile Harvest Time The typical season for chile in the Hatch Valley is from August into more »

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Pick the Right Pepper

How do you know which Hatch Chile to pick Hatch Chile season is a lot like Christmas. You’ve been waiting all year, and once it arrives, you get a little anxious and intense. Instead of opening presents, your new obsession becomes creating all the Hatch dishes you can…and then some!  What, there’s nothing wrong with more »