- Made with real saffron
- Each packet enough for a 4 person paella
- All natural spice mix for paella
- 3 individual packets
- Recipe video available
- Size - 12 gr/0.42 oz
Paellero seasoning brings brings the authentic spices of Spain to your paella, including real saffron. Each box contains three packets of seasonings, and each packet is enough for a paella that serves four people. Simply add the contents of the envelope to your favorite recipe for a paella to remember!
The chefs at Carmencita have honed this paella spice mix for more than 25 years, cooking literally hundreds of paellas until the balance of flavors was perfect. Paellero is 100% natural with no coloring agents and with extra proportion of real saffron.
Carmencita began in 1920 when Jesús Navarro Jover began offering packets of saffron for sale in a town near Alicante, in the heart of paella country. What began as a one man small business has grown over the last century into one of the most reputable spice companies in all of Spain.
Click the Video tab above for a simple, authentic recipe featuring Carmencita Paellero spices. Here is the recipe in type format:
Simple Paella by Carmencita:
Heat the paella pan with olive oil. Fry up a head of garlic (optional) and some red pepper strips. Set the pepper strips aside. Fry up the chicken pieces until they are well browned. Add 5 1/2 cups of water and the packet of paellero Carmencita. Taste for salt When it comes to a boil, add the 14 oz of rice. Halfway through the cooking process, decorate the paella with the red pepper strips. Cook on high heat until the rice has absorbed the stock. Take off the heat and wait a few minutes before serving
4 oz of olive oil
1 head of garlic, unpeeled (optional)
1 red bell pepper, sliced
3/4 lb chicken pieces
1 3/4 cups of paella rice
1 packet of Paellero Carmencita
5 1/2 cups of water
May We Suggest
"good but a little too bland"
SuzanB - Mercer, WI - Jan 20, 2018
"This seasoning gives the paella an excellent flavor that tastes just like the paella I've enjoyed in Spain."
Greg - Annapolis, MD - Oct 15, 2017
"Great product. We use it all the time in our cooking."
cubanovasco - Atlanta, TX - Jul 7, 2017
"Works well in paella recipes. Portioned well for small amounts. "
Gigi - Chandler, AZ - Mar 19, 2017
Christopher Hoffman - Brookline, MA - Apr 24, 2016
"Excellent product. Super easy to use and more importantly, the flavor is great."
BRYAN TILFORD - LOS ANGELES, CA - Jul 5, 2015