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The Last Supper - Art, Spirituality, and Destiny

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The Last Supper -  Art, Spirituality, and Destiny

When art converges with spirituality and destiny it is difficult not to see a match made in Heaven.

Incredible art invokes many emotions and generally the procurer of a piece of art connects with it long before making the decision to purchase it. The timing of not only the commission but also the actual creation and delivery of this beautiful steel rendition of Leonardo da Vinci's timeless classic reminds us of the spirituality not only of the piece itself but also of the process of commissioning and creating beautiful works of art.

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Not Your Mama's Chile Ristras - A Modern Twist on a New Mexico Classic!

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Not Your Mama's Chile Ristras - A Modern Twist on a New Mexico Classic!

In New Mexico, Chile Ristras are practically a staple as a decoration on every home. Now you can enjoy your very own Everlasting Chile Ristra that will never decay. Be careful, you can't eat this one because it's EXTRA hot! Check out our Fire Forms blog post about New Mexico's famous claim to fame as the Chile Capital of the World!

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Care For Your Comal

Care For Your Comal

Now that you have your beautiful, custom Not Your Mama’s Comal, you might be wondering how to care for it. Can I wash it? Can I put it in the dishwasher? The short answer is No. Our comales are not your typical cast iron comales, hence the name “Not Your Mama’s Comal”; however, being made of steel they should be treated ...

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What is a comal, you ask?

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What is a comal, you ask?

It's the most important part of  New Mexican/Mexican cuisine!

If you've never had a warm, fresh tortilla with real butter you don't know what you're missing! Also, one of my favorite ways to eat tortillas, preferably fresh also, is with a whole, peeled, or peeled and chopped, roasted green chile with a little salt and garlic. Pure heaven.

Like most cooks, my mama had one of those cast iron comales and it’s still going strong but the comales we make here at Fire Forms are not made of cast iron. They’re made of 3/16 inch steel, either hot roll or cold roll, and we’ve added a twist – beautiful designs are cut into the comal and if you’re interested in...

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