a dark-green, mild or slightly pungent chile pepper, the fruit of a variety of Capsicum annuum, used especially in Mexican cooking.
- See also ancho.
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How to use poblano in a sentence
poblano peppers, with their mild, emerald flesh come in at around 1,250 SHU.What would possess someone to eat a Carolina Reaper pepper? This writer tried to find out. | Leigh Cowart | September 20, 2021 | Popular-Science
Sandra tells us she makes it with roasted poblano chilies and roasted tomatoes.
The poblano had spoken the truth to his friend from Yucatan.The Bandolero | Mayne Reid