How To Make Carne Con Chile Rojo At Home

If you’re looking for a Carne Con Chile Rojo recipe, then you’re in the right place. In this post, I am going to share the authentic Mexican recipe of Carne Con Chile. It is easy to make and is delicious.

My Mexican friend Alejandro used to work at Ramona’s Mexican Foods and they make one of the best Carne Con Chile. I learned this recipe from him. I tried it at my home and it was almost the same as they serve in their outlets.

To make Carne Con Chile Rojo, put hot broth and chilies in a blender. In a pan, saute garlic and onion and add them to the blender. Also, add chilies, cumin, tomatoes, coriander, salt, and pepper to it and blend everything. Now, cook the chuck roast in a pan and season it with Mexican oregano. Using an instant pot, cook chuck roast with the blended mixture for 25 minutes.

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Ingredients For Carne Con Chile Rojo

  • 8 Mexico chilies (cleaned)
  • 4 Garlic cloves (minced)
  • 2 cup Chicken or Beef broth
  • 2 teaspoons Olive oil
  • 1 medium Onion (chopped)
  • ½ teaspoon ground Coriander
  • ½ teaspoon ground Cumin
  • 1 can Tomatoes (diced)
  • 1 teaspoon Butter
  • ¼ teaspoon Oregano
  • 2 lbs Beef Chuck Roast
  • Salt and Pepper (for taste)

How Much Time It Will Take To Make Carne Con Chile Rojo?

Preparation timeCooking timeTotal time
15 minutes30 minutes45 minutes

Steps to Make Carne Con Chile Rojo

Carne Con Chile Rojo recipe
  1. Take a blender and put hot broth and chilies in it.
  2. Wait for the chillies to get softened for about 10 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, sauté the garlic and onions in a pan until they are soft. Add these onions and garlic into the blender. Also, add chilies, cumin, tomatoes, coriander, salt, and pepper to it. Blend this mixture until it becomes smooth.
  4. Now, heat olive oil in a pan and add butter to it. Sauté the chuck roast and chilies in it for about 3-4 minutes.
  5. Then, season the chick roast with salt, Mexican oregano, and pepper. Remove the pan from heat and pour the blended sauce into this pan. Mix it well with the chuck roast.
  6. Take an instant pot and transfer the chuck roast and the sauce in it. Put on its lid and cook it for 25 minutes. When done, let the pot to depressurize on its own.
  7. Add salt and pepper as per your taste. Serve it hot along with freshly cooked tortillas.  

Nutritional Breakdown of Carne Con Chile Rojo

Calories279.8
Proteins19.5 g
Carbohydrates8.9 g
Dietary Fiber1.6 g
Sugars1.2 g
Fat18.7 g
Cholesterol68.8 mg

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