- Cantimpalo style: coarsely ground & lean
- Made in Spain
- Hearty extra large chorizo sausage
- Great appetizer, just slice thin and pair with cheese
- USDA approved
- Size - Approximately 2.25 lbs
Chorizo cantimpalo is famous across Spain for its meaty, smoky flavor. This dry-cured sausage is best sliced thinly and enjoyed wrapped around aged cheese or paired with crusty bread and good Spanish olives.
The original recipe hails from the village of Cantimpalos in the region of Segovia. Over centuries the people of Cantimpalos refined and perfected the recipe, blending fresh rosemary, garlic, smoked pimentón (paprika) and other spices until they created a masterpiece.
Our cantimpalo chorizo is made in this tradition in the city of Burgos. It is one of our favorite foods to bring to parties and get-togethers since it is ready to slice in moments and is a great way to introduce one of Spain's best foods to your friends and family.
Pork, salt, corn dextrin, lactose, paprika, soy protein concentrate, sugar, garlic, natural flavor, spices, sodium ascorbate, potassium nitrate, sodium nitrate, potassium sorbate added to retard mold growth. Stuffed in beef collagen casing.
Serving size 1 oz. Servings per container varies. Calories 80. From fat 60. Total fat 6g (9%), Saturated fat 2g (9%), Cholesterol 15mg (5%), Sodium 430mg (18%), Total carbohydrate 1g (0%), Protein 6g, Dietary fiber 0g (0%), sugars 1g. Calcium 2%, Iron 2%. * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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Customer ReviewsAverage rating from 14 reviews Write a review
"Excellent product and great flavor. Great service as usual. I will be back for more. "
Kim Patterson - Lakewood, CO - May 24, 2015
"Very good chorizo the taste is grate like the chorizo I use to eat in Spain"
MARY TRESGALLO - MARCO ISLAND, FL - Dec 16, 2014
debora angulo - fuquay varina, NC - Nov 30, 2014
"This was worth every peseta!!!!!!!!!!!!! Fantastico."
maria lopez yanez - MELROSE PARK, IL - Nov 30, 2014
"Tastes like home. Perfect tapa chorizo."
michael gallaway - dequeen, AR - Nov 9, 2014
"Delicious! Nice texture, great flavor."
Cheri James - Denver, CO - Sep 16, 2014
"Great flavor. Love it!"
Doug GALLUP - EUGENE, OR - Jun 3, 2014
"this chorizo does not last long in my house we use it for everything,for the beans, tortilla, sandwich, etc"
maria - west palm beach, Florida - Jan 6, 2013
"The Chorizo was just the way I remembeedr from my time in Espana. Very fast delivery. Everything I expected and more."
michael - Apr 16, 2012
"I have tried several of the Chorizos that La Tienda offers, and by far this is the best one. My dad was born and raised in Spain and we get to go back often. This chorizo reminds me of exactly what we eat when we are there. It makes the best bocadillos EVER! "
I Lopez - Oct 22, 2010
JMG - Jun 28, 2010
"Oh, man! Like it's meant to be. Enjoyed with some Manchego and Galician bread."
James R - May 24, 2010
"Yep, whatever he said in Spanish, I second it. (It must be good he gave it 5 stars! :) I love this chorizo so much that the last log I bought I saved it for like months because the idea of living without it, cooking without it was like breaking up with a beloved chorizo... I couldn't bear it. Yay for me though and I finally made enough money this year to buy it again. Merry Christmas to me and hubby! This chorizo, for real, can change your life and it really does make ANYTHING taste better. Viva La Tienda!"
KK from Minnesota - Dec 17, 2009
"Un bocadillo de ese chorizo con mantequilla y pan gallego, me recuerda los bocadillos que me hacia mi madre cuando era pequeno. Un 10 para La Tienda por todos los productos que ofrece."
Fermin Gomez - Dec 1, 2009