Here is a list of recommended resources for where you can purchase flavorful, authentic Hatch chile peppers from New Mexico online, shipped straight to your door.
Where to Buy Hatch Chile Peppers?
Looking for authentic Hatch chile peppers grown in New Mexico? Hatch chile season typically runs from the beginning of August through the end of September, though it can sometimes extend from mid July to mid October, depending on the weather. With such a short time frame, you need to think ahead about grabbing them up! For those of us not fortunate enough to live in New Mexico where we can grab them anywhere we want, we have to order them online.
People ask me all the time - Where can I buy Hatch chile peppers? I'm happy to make a few recommendations. Here are some links.
Where to Buy Hatch Chile Peppers?
The Hatch Chile Store: This is a very popular company that grows a lot of peppers each year. They sell both fresh and frozen roasted Hatch Chile peppers, along with other Hatch chile pepper products. I have personally used their products and am happy to recommend them.
New Mexican Connection: This is also a popular company that grows a lot of peppers each year. The owner is a super nice guy. They sell both fresh and frozen roasted Hatch Chile peppers, along with other Hatch chile pepper products. I have personally used their products and am happy to recommend them.
New Mexican Catalog: From the web site: "Since 1986, we have offered a wide variety of unique chile-related items. Located in Southern New Mexico, New Mexico Catalog features authentic New Mexico Red and Green Chile, prepared New Mexican Foods and Chile Ristras. Our Chile Products are produced in Hatch, Southern New Mexico and Mexico and include Conventionally Grown and Organically Grown Red and Green Chile."
Frieda's Produce: "Like the rainbow of diversity that shines through the universe in its people, the world is full of so many incredibly diverse fruits and vegetables. We scour the globe to share the world’s colorful, healthy & delicious produce that tempts your taste buds and unlocks superfood powers. Whether you’re a culinary expert, foodie, or picky eater, we’ll guide you through fun-yet-surprising food experiences to inspire your everyday life."
The Fresh Chile Company: "The Fresh Chile Company here in Las Cruces, New Mexico, started from our family tradition of giving away our homemade Chile Sauce at Christmas. My family has been making Enchilada Sauce from fresh Hatch Chile since I was a little boy. My wife Carol and I continued the tradition with our children and now 15 grandchildren."
Hatch Chile Festival
For those who live nearby, you can always attend the Hatch Chile Festival to purchase Hatch chiles and also enjoy some while you are there. The festival always takes place around the beginning of September. It's a two-day celebration of all things Hatch chile, attracting thousands of visitors from all over the United States.
Learn more about the Hatch Chile Festival here: http://www.hatchchilefest.com.
When is Hatch Chile Season?
Hatch chile season starts in the beginning of August and lasts through the end of September, though it can sometimes extend from mid July to mid October, depending on the weather. This is when the peppers are being harvested, and the whole country can rejoice.
Hatch Chile Recipes
- Hatch Chile Salsa
- One Pan Hatch Chile Cheese Dip
- Roasted Hatch Chile-Beer Mustard
- Spicy Pork-Hatch Chile Casserole
- Pork Chili with Roasted Hatch Chile Peppers
Check out our Hatch Chile Pepper Recipes.