- Fire-roasted and hand-peeled
- Sweet and tangy, with a touch of heat
- Packed in their own juices
- Stuff with cheese, seafood or meat
- Add to salads, paellas and sandwiches
- Size - 7 oz/200 gr drained wt
Stuff these red beauties with delectable fillings and serve as tapas, or eat them right out of the jar — whatever way you choose to indulge, you’ll be swept off your feet by the taste of these tangy, smoked, sweet peppers.
From the moment you open the container, the wafting aroma with smoky hints will tempt your senses and leave your mouth watering. The flavor is closer to a roasted bell pepper than a chili pepper, and the complex taste of the piquillo pepper is unmatched. Serve them drizzled with olive oil and grated cheese, or add a burst of flavor to everyday dishes such as salads, omelets and sandwiches.
An iconic Spanish food, piquillo peppers come from a small area near Navarra in the north of Spain. Piquillo means 'little beaks' and the peppers’ unique triangular shape makes them ideal for stuffing. Only the ripe, bright red peppers are picked and then fire-roasted until they are slightly charred on the outside. During the fire-roasting process, much of the water in the pepper cooks away, intensifying the incredible flavor. The charred piquillo peppers are peeled by hand and tucked into bottles filled with nothing but their own flavorful juices - allowing their radiant flavor to truly shine.
The exclusive brand of La Tienda, our Peregrino products reflect the best of Spanish cuisine and traditions. Our inspiration for this selection of products was to offer high-quality iconic foods from Spain at a fair price.
Eat your piquillo peppers within a day or two of opening. Keep them refrigerated after opening.
Piquillo peppers, salt and citric acid as acidulant.
Serving size 2 pieces (50g). Servings per container 4. Calories 20. Total fat 0g (0%). Sodium 135mg (6%), Total carbohydrate 4g (1%), Sugars 1g, Protein 0g. Vitamin A 8%, Vitamin C 8%, Calcium 0%, Iron 6%. Not a significant source of fat, saturated fat, trans fat, cholesterol, dietary fiber. *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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Terry - Birch Run, MI April 2019
"Made great stuffed poquito peppers with these "
Maite - Birmingham , AL October 2018
"love to serve them on crusty french bread with anchovy "
mini - dallas, TX October 2017
Kenneth - Millington, TN, TN July 2017
"These makes such a difference in recipes calling for roasted peppers. Give them a try! "
Terry - Farmington, CT May 2016
"went good with the bread"
Delbert - Warner Robins, GA February 2016
"HAS GOOD FLAVOR"
Mariano - Lancaster, PA October 2015
"I am very disappointed in these Fire-Roasted peppers. The are mushy and relatively tasteless."
Arthur - THE VILLAGES, FL October 2015
"Nice smoky peppers. "
Yolanda - Valley Cottage, NY September 2015
"Very tasty roasted pepper; good for the Mixed Paella recipe or to eat with a good aged cheese!"
carolien - vadito, NM July 2015
MIRIAM - STILLWATER, MN November 2014
Thoma - Annandale, VA July 2014
"Best pepersI ever ate."
Marvin - Oceanside, NY April 2014