” Great For Lunch Or Snack: OMG, my dad use to eat this all the time when I was growing up. They are well worth the buy and is great with a little bit of hot sauce added.”
- READY TO EAT
Set the steamer aside, because our canned beef tamales are ready to eat! Just heat and serve for a filling meal on-the-go.
- MADE WITH TENDER BEEF & PORK
A blend of seasoned pork and beef wrapped in hearty masa and served in a sauce of tomato paste, chili pepper, paprika, garlic, and spices. They’ll stick to your ribs from dawn til dusk!
- SIMPLE INGREDIENTS
You won’t find any non-sense in our authentic Mexican tamales. No artificial colors or preservatives.
- CONSCIOUS PACKAGING
Our cans are made with BPA-free lining.
how to prepare tamales
Stove: Remove tamales from the can and place in a baking pan or saucepan on medium heat until warmed through.
Microwave: Place tamales in a microwave-safe dish. Heat on high for about 3 minutes, turning once.
Tamales: masa (water, cornmeal, lard, salt), beef and pork, cornmeal, tomato paste, onion, salt, paprika, spices, garlic.
Sauce: water, tomato paste, corn starch, chili pepper, spices, paprika, garlic.
We’ve been keeping it in the family since 1949. For four generations, La Preferida has been providing authentic Mexican ingredients you can trust. There’s a reason we’re named “The Preferred.” Read more about our history.