How long do you steam tamales?

Answer On One Hand: One and a Half to Two HoursFor best results, place a damp cotton cloth over the tamales, and cover with the steamer lid. After one and a half hours, check for doneness by removing one ... Read More »

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How to Steam Tamales?

Tamales are a traditional Mexican delicacy made with masa, a corn-based dough with a meat or cheese filling. Tamales are wrapped in corn husks and cooked until the outer layer of masa dough becomes... Read More »

How to Steam Precooked Tamales?

Tamales are wrapped in corn husks so that they do not fall apart when you cook them. They are a Mexican food that consists of corn meal, meat, spices and sauce. After you place them in the refriger... Read More »

How long can you refrigerate Tamales?

You can refrigerate them for decades if you want. You shouldn't eat them if they've been refrigerated for more than a week, though.

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