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Gelson’s hosting live events to celebrate Hatch Chile Season

Hatch Chile Peppers, with their distinct fragrance and uniquely delicious taste, has always been a favorite of Gelson’s customers. Gelson’s will once again continue the tradition of celebrating Hatch Chile Season, and some stores will offer a variation of heat levels depending on the crop. Live roastings are back at selected stores this year, including Manhattan Beach – 8/6, Sherman Oaks – 8/20, La Costa/Carlsbad – 8/13, Dana Point – 8/27 and Long Beach – 9/3.

Customers can now order chiles by the case online and orders will be available for pick-up or delivery starting Saturday, August 6. Gelson’s has long been a local advocate for Hatch Chiles, a mildly hot and savory pepper that, when perfectly roasted, yields a uniquely delicious flavor, both spicy and sweet, offering a flavor pop that enhances a range of recipes.

The Gelson’s Kitchen offers:

  • Hatch Chile and Heirloom Tomato Salad
  • Hatch Chile Cornbread
  • Hatch Macaroni & Cheese
  • Turkey Meatballs with Hatch Suiza Sauce
  • Sweet Italian Pork Sausage with Hatch Chile, Onions, and Peppers

The Gelson’s meat department offers:

  • Hatch Chile Chicken Sausage
  • USDA Choice Certified Angus Beef Authentic Hatch Chile Fresh Gourmet Burger
  • Gelson’s Authentic Hatch Chile Gourmet Crab cake
  • Gelson’s Authentic Hatch Chile Fresh Gourmet Turkey Burger
  • Gelson’s Authentic Hatch Chile Turkey Meatballs
  • Gelson’s Authentic Hatch Chile Fresh Bratwurst
  • Gelson’s Authentic Hatch Chile Chicken Chorizo

Pick-up & Delivery will be on the following weekends:

  • August 6-7 – Order by 8/3 at 4pm
  • August 13-14 – Order by 8/10 at 4pm
  • August 20-21 – Order by 8/17 at 4pm
  • August 27-28 – Order by 8/24 at 4pm
  • September 3-4 – Order by 8/31 at 4pm

All pick-ups will be between 10am & 6pm and customers can choose a pick-up window. For more information, please visit, http://gelsons.com/hatchchiles

This article was released by Gelsons’s.