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Our mole starters are crafted with extra care and love. They are vegetarian, gluten free and easy to prepare. All you need to prepare a mole dinner is any of our mole starters, your favorite stock, tomato sauce, a sprinkle of brown sugar and a dash of salt. Making mole has never been easier.SHOP NOW
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16oz Guelaguetza's Mole Starter
15oz Tomato Sauce, unsalted
3 cups of broth
¼ teaspoon salt
1 Oaxacan chocolate disc (can substitute with 1 tbsp brown sugar)
Mix entire bag of our mole starter with tomato sauce in a large saucepan. Stir and simmer under medium heat until starter is fully dissolved.
Add 3 cups of broth and bring to a boil.
Remove from heat and season with salt and our oaxaca chocolate (or brown sugar substitute)
Stir until chocolate or sugar has been thoroughly incorporated.
Makes 6 cups of Mole Sauce.
THE OAXACAN PANTRY
Because Oaxacan cooking goes beyond mole. All of the chiles, herbs and beans listed are hand-picked and imported from Oaxaca, Mexico. They are the perfect addition to your pantry and a great way to begin experimenting with Oaxaca's great culinary world. Find more recipes in our Family's Cookbook - OAXACA.SHOP ALL
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Guelaguetza is a James Beard Award winning restaurant based out of Los Angeles. We pride ourselves in serving the most authentic Oaxacan food in the U.S. We are committed to sharing our culture flavors with the world.