Menudo is actually good for you. According to the USDA nutrient database, a 1-cup serving of the dish contains about 180 calories and 16 grams of lean tissue-building protein. With 6 grams of fat per cup and 16 grams of carbohydrates, menudo fits into a healthy meal plan.
Posole and Menudo are both traditional Mexican soups made with hominy. The main difference between the two soups is the meat used to make these soup recipes. Pozole is made with pork (pozole de puerco or pozole rojo) and sometimes chicken.On the other hand, Menudo is made with tripe (cow stomach).
MENUDO. Menudo is one of the most popular dishes in Mexico. This hearty stew is a meal in itself with tender beef tripe and Mexican-style hominy combined in a red chile broth. It is appropriate to serve any time of the day: breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
Made in Hood River since 1977, the chips fried up by this family-owned tortilla and Mexican-food factory are an obsession for locals looking to indulge in a guacamole-and-salsa bender. Juana Dominguez opened her factory in Hood River after years of working in Californian frozen-tortilla companies during the 1950s.
Not long ago, without any warning I can find, they changed their chip recipe. Innocent people, like myself, brought home a bag of chips to find they are no longer anything like the recipe we’re all used to. They are now thick, dry, slightly stale, and lacking in salt. The complaints are numerous.