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 (än′chō′, ăn′-)
n. pl. an·chos
A dried poblano pepper.

[American Spanish (chile) ancho, wide (chili), from Spanish, from Old Spanish, from Latin amplus; see ample.]


(ˈæntʃəʊ; ˈɑːntʃəʊ)
n, pl anchos
a Poblano chilli pepper that has been dried and turned a dark-red or black colour
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Pour into pot with whole anchos (they'll fall apart as they cook).
tomatillos, husks removed, rinsed 4 unpeeted garlic cloves 2 dried ancho chiles, stemmed and seeded About 1 cup salted, roasted pumpkin seeds (pepitas), divided 2 cans (29 oz.
Toast ancho chiles in a large pot over medium heat until fragrant, pressing down with tongs and turning occasionally, about 3 minutes.
These contain anchos, the most popular dried chilli (see Crispy Chicken) and a perfect partner to sweetcorn.
2 anchos, reconstituted as per pack instructions and chopped finely, or 2 tsp ancho powder
The ancho is a large dried, sweet and fruity chilli.
2 passilla, 2 molato and 2 ancho chillies (see below)
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To add to the confusion, fresh poblanos and anchos are sometimes called pasillas in the West.
total) 2 each dried ancho and chipotle chiles, stems and seeds removed 1/2 cup soy sauce 1/2 cup white wine vinegar 2/3 cup sugar 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
As for dried pasillas, they can stand in for dried poblanos like mulatos and anchos in sauces, completing the circle.