‘NuMex Joe E. Parker’ is considered by many to be the most popular green chile on the market today. It’s because of its characteristics that has made it so. The chile is large in size with a thick flesh and an excellent flavor. Just like the Heritage varieties the ‘Joe E. Parker’s flavor is enhanced after being roasted making it one of our top sellers. This chile has a medium heat level.
The NuMex Joe E. Parker was released in 1990 and named after Mr. Joe E. Parker who evaluated this selection. When it was released it was recommended for green and red chile production in southern New Mexico. Not only does it continue to be used for commercial production but is also a great chile for roasting due to the fact that it peels easy and has such a great flavor.