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May 8, 2014 8:57 AM

Pozole rojo is always in season

You won’t find slow-simmered pozole rojo at the chain Mexican restaurants owned by corporations run by suits who likely wouldn’t know a molé from a guacamole. But you will find the traditional homemade soup at family-run Mexican restaurants such as El Amigo in East Sacramento and La Placita in South Sacramento.

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