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What is Papadzules?

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Papadzules

The Yucatecan dish papadzules

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Definition:

Papadzules is a traditional dish found throughout the Yucatan Peninsula. It consists of tortillas rolled around a filling of hard-boiled eggs and topped with a sauce made of pumpkin seeds (pepitas) and tomato.

This is a suitable dish for vegetarians, who might find it challenging to find non-meat dishes in Mexico’s more traditional restaurants, even in the bigger cities.

Pronunciation: PAH-pad-SU-less

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