Tamales are more expensive this holiday season.
Most El Paso retailers are selling the popular bundles of pork- and-red-chile-filled masa at $10 to $14 a dozen, up from an average of $8 a dozen just a year ago.
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More fallout from the stone stupid corn-ethanol boondoggle. Fortunately, a great friend gave us five dozen of the finest tamales yesterday, so we're protected from this for the moment.