This spicy sauce is sure to tempt your taste buds! This new addition to the Cook West Series highlights the exotic flavor of mole. Pronounced "moe"-lay, mole is a type of savory Mexican sauce, often but not always made from red chile and bitter chocolate. But there are many other mole sauces--yellow, green and black. Frequently called the official food of Mexico, mole has recently become one of the new, distinctive flavors in Southwestern cuisine. 24 color photos.