Chimayo Red Chile Ristra Season Has Arrived!

Award winning author Liddie Martinez of Chile Line Foods, LLC created this Chimayo Red Ristra Saturday from chile grown in the garden of her Española Valley farm. Martinez is the author of the popular Chile Line Cookbook: Historic Recipes of Northern New Mexico, available for holiday gift giving now at www.pajaritopress.com. Courtesy photo

Author Liddie Martinez demonstrates the first step in creating a Chimayo Red Chile Ristra Saturday. Courtesy photo

Liddie Martinez demonstrates step 2 in creating a Chimayo Red Chile Ristra Saturday. Courtesy photo

Step 3 shows the Ristra created Saturday by Liddie Martinez that is almost ready to hang. Courtesy photo

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