Frieda's Specialty Produce - Pasta Para Duritos

Overview

What are Pasta Para Duritos?

  • Traditional wheat-based Mexican snack food that puffs up when fried and enjoyed like potato chips or popcorn. Also known as duros or Mexican wagon wheels. When cooked, Duritos have a light, airy consistency similar to fried pork skin.

How to Eat?

  •  They are best prepared by frying in oil, and adding salt, chile sauce, and lemon or lime juice to taste. They can also be microwaved, dry, for 30 seconds to 1 minute.

Health Benefits

  • A lower-fat alternative to pork rinds.

How to Store

  • Store in an airtight container in a cool, dry place up to 1 year.

When are they in season?

  • Year-round

Where are they grown?

  • Product of U.S.A. and Mexico

Recipes

Perfectly Puffy Pinwheel Snacks

Perfectly Puffy Pinwheel Snacks Pasta Para Duritos are a traditional wheat-based Mexican snack that look like dried pasta, but puff up when fried or microwaved with a light, airy consistency like fried pork skin. Here are two simple ways to get … Continue reading