“NEW” My Nana’s Creamy Jalapeño Dip, Topping or Spread

100_2239My Nana’s Newest addition… “Creamy Jalapeño” Dip, Topping or Spread.  It’s delicious Hot or Cold as a dip, topping or spread for a unique spicy Burrito, Steak, Pork and Chicken dishes.  You will Love it!!!  Now Available at Fry’s and Wal-mart.

“NEW” My Nana’s Duritos

100_2244Duritos are a delicious, light and crispy wheat flour snack that became popular by street vendors in the U.S. and Mexico.  The traditional way to enjoy My Nana’s Duritos is with lemon or lime juice, topped off with My Nana’s Picante Hot Sauce.  Try them also with My Nana’s Creamy Jalapeño Dip!  They are…Mmm Delicioso!!  Available in Fry’s Bakery Department.

My Nana’s “Bakery Fresh” Tortillas

100_2250My Nana’s “Best Tasting” has launched a full line of “Bakery Fresh” Corn & Flour Tortillas.  Our flour tortilla Sizes range from a small fajita, soft taco, burrito or a Burrito Grande size for the hearty appetite.  Also use our Taco & Enchilada Corn Tortillas for your favorite dishes.  Available in the Bakery Department of Fry’s & Fry’s Marketplace.

My Nana’s Salsa Challenge

My Nana’s™ Best Tasting Salsa Challenge is a statewide culinary festival showcasing the #1 condiment in the United States… salsa!

ChallengeMy Nana’s Salsa Challenge is one of Arizona’s premier community events! Join us each April at Tempe Beach for live music, fun, My Nana’s chips and tortillas … and SALSA! Every year over 75 professional and amateur chefs are on site, preparing fresh salsa and competing for a fabulous grand prize trip. Salsa Challenge categories include individual, restaurant, and business, with hot and mild divisions in each.

The event also features a 5k, cornhole tournament and margarita mix-off. Proceeds from the Challenge benefit the Arizona Hemophilia Association.

Visit the Salsa Challenge page at hemophiliaz.org for information, tickets and more!

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La Canasta & The Alzheimer’s Association

alzheimersJoining hands in a Special Partnership to support the Mission and Purpose of the Alzheimers Association for all those affected by Alzheimer’s and Dementia. La Canasta Tortillas — proud home of My Nana’s “Best Tasting” has joined the Alzheimer’s Association sharing their vision: A world without Alzheimer’s. Mission: To eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of Dementia through the promotion of brain health.

La Canasta Mexican Food Products will donate to the Alzheimer’s Association 1% of the product purchase price from My Nanas “Best Tasting” Tortilla Chips and Uncooked Flour Tortillas between September 1, 2016 - August 31, 2019 with a minimum annual contribution of $15,000. To learn more about the Alzheimer’s Association, visit http://www.alz.org.

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La Canasta & March of Dimes

Creating a Healthy Future for Arizona Babies

MarchOfDimesBecause we care about our community and its children, La Canasta Tortilla Company teamed up with the March of Dimes Arizona Chapter to help our state have healthier babies. Mercado de La Canasta was a new addition to the 2010 March of Dimes fundraiser. Through Mercado de La Canasta, we celebrated Latino culture and highlighted the importance of the March of Dimes mission within the Latino community. For details about how the March of Dimes is creating a healthier future for all babies, please visit www.marchofdimes.com/arizona.

AZ Taco Festival Event

My Nana’s™ won 1st place in the chicken taco category!

TacoOn October 9th, 2010, My Nana’s™ competed in the Arizona Taco Festival in Scottsdale, winning 1st place in the chicken taco category! The event was sponsored by the National Taco Association and the competition featured dozens of Arizona restaurants. The 2010 Arizona Taco Festival also included a Margarita Challenge for local bartenders. Besides tasting some of the best tacos and margaritas in the Southwest, visitors to the Arizona Taco Festival enjoyed a tequilla expo, live music and lucha libre.

Visit the Arizona Taco Festival website for more information click here.

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My Nana’s Tortilla Chips

100_2224My Nana’s Best Tasting Tortilla Chips are made from whole kernel white corn that is stone ground and made into La Canasta’s Best Tasting corn  tortillas. These are the same tortilla chips that are proudly served in many of Arizona’s restaurants.

Available in 12OZ or 2 LB bags.

My Nana’s Uncooked Tortillas

100_2260In Spanish “Nana” means Grandmother. My Nana’s™ is a meaningful name for these Flour Tortillas – we continue to use the same recipe that our family has enjoyed for more than 50 years.

As children, it was a tradition to go to our Nana’s house for our family gatherings. We have memories of Nana kneading her dough to make tortillas for the family. Cook My Nana’s™ Flour Tortillas in your kitchen and the fresh cooked aroma and authentic homemade taste will start a new tradition in your home.

Learn how to prepare My Nana’s™ Uncooked Flour Tortillas by watching our instructional video here.

My Nanas Hot sauce

sauceMy Nana’s™ Best Tasting “Traditional” Hot Sauce is an authentic blend of Mexican spices, tomato sauces and pastes, traditionally used as a dipping sauce or taco sauce.