Queso with Sausage & Roasted Chiles
4 ounces(1/2 cup) chorizo sausage, casing removed
2 fresh poblano chile peppers
1 medium white onion, sliced
12 corn tortillas
8 ounces (2 cups) shredded Chihuahua cheese, Monterey Jack or Cheddar
1 teaspoon dried Morton & Bassett Oregano Leaves
Roast the poblanos over an open flame or under a broiler. For broiling, heat oven to Broil
; place poblanos on a baking sheet 4 inches from heat; turn regularly until the skin is bl
istered and blackened, about 10 minutes for broiling or 5 minutes over an open flame. Plac
e poblanos in a plastic bag or cover with a kitchen towel; let stand 5 minutes. Rub blacke
ned skin to remove from chiles; trim and discard stems and seeds. Cut chiles into 1/4-inch
wide by 2-inch long strips and set aside.
Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Cook chorizo in a medium nonstick skillet over Medium heat 5 m
inutes; use edge of cooking spoon to break up into small bits. Drain fat from chorizo; add
onion to skillet and cook 6 to 8 minutes longer or until onion is tender. Stir in poblano
strips. Season with salt, to taste. Transfer mixture to a 9-inch shallow baking dish.
Wrap tortillas in foil; seal tightly and heat in oven 10 minutes.
Stir cheese into warm chorizo mixture; place dish in oven with tortillas after 5 minutes a
nd heat both 5 minutes longer or until cheese melts and tortillas are hot.
Remove from oven and sprinkle crumbled oregano over queso fundidio. Serve hot with warm to
rtillas and Frontera Salsa
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