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El Potrero Trading Post

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17A Santuario Dr, Chimayo, NM 87522-4028
+1 505-351-4112
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Best selection of everything

I stop here several times a year to buy my religious items, HOT green Chile pique, taco/salsa mix... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
327elizabethv
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Lovely and Authentic

Visited here after visiting Santuario de Chimayo. Interesting collection of items. Purchased fresh... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jack W
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New Mexico
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17A Santuario Dr, Chimayo, NM 87522-4028
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stop here several times a year to buy my religious items, HOT green Chile pique, taco/salsa mix, and just to browse. The staff are ALWAYS nice, helpful, and knowledgeable about what the stores inventory is. Our newest find here was the taco/salsa mix. I...More

Thank 327elizabethv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here after visiting Santuario de Chimayo. Interesting collection of items. Purchased fresh, local ground chilis--mild, chipotle, and a taco/salsa mix. Salesperson was very helpful and provided recipes. A quaint stopover if you are in Chimayo.

Thank Jack W
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

Seems like a store taking away from the chapel's gift shop. The stuff in the store seemed not as nice as the pieces I saw in the Chapel's store.

Thank rogersober
Reviewed January 29, 2017

It looks like nothing much on the outside, but is filled with wonderful things. They have both green and red chile, of course - ground or crushed, sundried, heritage, or standard. They also have milagros for luck and healing, and some exceptional art. The people...More

Thank Margit M
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

We always duck into this little shop after visiting the church. We buy bags of local chile, little Milagros, rusted metal crosses. There are jewelry, carved santos and other items for sale. The shopkeeper is very friendly and if you ask her, she'll share her...More

Thank vinfan
Reviewed October 13, 2016

This is a great store to learn about chile and sample some of the best. Chimayo chile is well known and highly regarded. The staff is very helpful and informative. They also have stunning santos and other art

Thank 970marya2014
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

As others have said, you can buy great dried chiles red or green, dried chipotle, piñon nuts, Mexican oregano. The proprietor gave us good recipes and explained the differences in the types of chiles. Prices were very good compared to the Santa Fe farmers market....More

Thank pasherry
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Nearly every summer my husband and I travel to Santa Fe -- and a day trip to Chimayo is always one the highlights. After spending some time in the Santuario -- with its beautiful painted altarpieces -- we walk over to El Potrero Trading Post...More

1  Thank Christopher W
Reviewed May 11, 2016

This is the place to find the chilis, choices, pasole... all of that. You can even place orders online and the recipes on their website are fantastic! It's right up the road from the Sanctuario, don't miss it!

Thank jennifer s
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Very authentic old West trading post with the best chile! You can taste both red and green ground or crushed chiles in a range of heat, from mild to xxhot. I learned the difference between sundried & machine dried. They were very helpful and packed...More

Thank Diane H
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