Cheese & Green Chile Tamale

Meal Components

  • 2 oz of Meat/Meat Alternates
  • 2 oz (eq) of Whole Grain­Rich
Cheese & Green Chile Tamale
1 piece
Black Bean & Corn Salad/Salsa
5 oz.
Beans, black (turtle), canned dry beans, low­sodium, solids and liquids [100359]
3 Tbsp., 1/4 tsp.
Corn, yellow
1 2/3 oz.
Peppers, sweet, red, raw
1/4 large (2­1/4 per pound, approx 3­3/4" long, 3" dia.)
Onions, raw
1 Tbsp., 1 tsp. chopped
Sauce, ready­to­serve, pepper, TABASCO
1/2 tsp.
Limes, raw
1/4 fruit (2" dia)
Oil, olive, salad or cooking
1 1/3 tsp.
Spice, Cumin seed, ground, 1/5 lb; as purchased
1/3 tsp.

Food prep areas, Equipment, and utensils, to be used in recipe will be washed and sanitized prior to beginning the preparation and cooking. Assemble all ingredients, utensils, etc. to be used in recipe within easy reach of prep area so that food safety can be managed more effectively as well as better control of contamination and cross contamination. Remove product from refrigerator using oldest pack date first.

CCP: Wash hands thoroughly before handling food, after handling contaminated food or objects, and before switching to another step where there is an opportunity for contamination. This applies as well to before and after glove use. Use clean pair of gloves when handling raw product. Replace gloves after handling any other object.

Drain and rinse black beans.

Wash, core and seed red peppers. Chop into desired size. Chop onion ­ red is preferred.

Combine all ingredients ­ add hot sauce to taste. Let stand at least 15 minutes for corn to fully defrost and flavors to combine, then toss and serve.

Heat Tamales according to package instructions.

CCP: Ensure cold food is held at a temperature below 41° F.

CORRECTIVE ACTION COLD FOOD: Any food item being served cold must be maintained at or below 41. In the event the temperature of the cold item rises above 41 it must be returned to a refrigerated or frozen atmosphere and temperature reduced to 41 or below.

CCP: Record time and internal temperature of completed recipe on daily log.

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