Posole Don Federico
3 fresh pig's feet
2 fresh medium pork shanks
2 can yellow hominy, drained (16 oz ea)
12 green chiles, cut into 1x1/4 strips
1 large onion, chopped
6 large garlic cloves, chopped fine
2 can chicken broth (14.5 oz ea)
1/2 tsp dried oregano
2 bay leaves
1/2 cup cilantro, chop leaves and stems
2 bunches, scallions, chopped
1 can beer
1 salt to taste
Rinse pig's feet well. Boil in a pot of water for 20-30 minutes. Rinse again.
Pour out the water and wash the pot. Boil the pig's feet and pork shanks in a
fresh pot for about 1-1/2 hours. Add water while boiling if necessary.
Add onions, garlic, oregano, bay leaves, green chiles, hominy
and chicken broth to the boiling pot.
Cook over medium heat for about 30 minutes.
Add 1 can of beer and simmer for about 10-15 minutes.
While the posole is cooking, chop the cilantro and scallions.
Mix the chopped cilantro and scallions and use them to garnish the posole when
serving. 6. Serve the posole with warm tortillas and frijoles heated with grated
Makes 6 to 8 servings.