Bison Short Rib Tamales

Tamales have quite the long historical timeline and have been in history all the way back to 8000BC. They have passed through many cultures along the way and used for various purposes and celebrations throughout. It is thought that tamales spread from Mexican and Guatemalan indigenous cultures to the rest of Latin America. Aztec and Maya civilizations prepared tamales in a ritual aspect having considered them food of the gods. Needless to say, there is a lot of history and culture than can be tasted and experienced while preparing these delicious tamales!