Fall Harvest Vegetarian Pozole

Cold? Don’t worry, I have the perfect thing to warm up those Popsicle-toes. This vegetarian pozole (inspired by my good friend Alison King) is big on flavor, easy to make and perfect for breakfast, lunch and dinner.


  • 3 Cups White Hominy
  • 12 Cups Salt-Free Vegetable Stock
  • 2 Sweet Potatoes, cubed
  • 1 Parsnip, cubed
  • 3 Cups Hatch Green Chili Peppers
  • 3 Tablespoons New Mexico Red Chili Powder
  • 4 Dried New Mexico Chili Peppers, shredded
  • 1 Onion, chopped
  • 4 Cloves Garlic, minced
  • 1 Bunch Cilantro, chopped
  • 2 Tomatos, whole
  • 3 Chipotle Peppers in Adobo Sauce, chopped
  • 2 Tablespoons Miso
  • 1 Teaspoon Mexican Oregano, to taste
  • Salt, to taste

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Yield: 12 servings

Total Time
1 hour, 50 minutes

Prep time
20 minutes
Cook time
1 hour, 30 minutes

Main Ingredients:

Hominy, Sweet Potato

Recipe Type:




As I said, this is a very simple recipe to make. Toss all of the ingredients into a large stockpot–except the sweet potatoes–and let it simmer on a medium-low heat for about an hour. Then add the sweet potatoes, and cook for an additional 30 minutes.

Fall Harvest Vegetarian Pozole

Fall Harvest Vegetarian Pozole

How beautiful are these New Mexico chiles?

Fall Harvest Vegetarian Pozole

Garnish the pozole with cilantro and jack cheese. If you are enjoying it for breakfast, try a poached egg. You won’t regret it!

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