From – “According to Dave Dewitt the noted chile historian “There is no such thing as a Hatch chile, despite all the hype about them. It is not a chile variety, as many people think. Yes, there are chiles grown in Hatch, usually the varieties ‘Barker’ and ‘NuMex 6-4’” We’ve also found that other popular varieties grown in Hatch include ‘Big Jim’ and ‘R-Naky’.”

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