Lorena's Pelon Pelo Rico may be one of the most popular Mexican treats in history! That is why you can find it in so many different shapes. In this case, this delightful treat will bring all its characteristic quality flavor but in a smaller display pack.
Lorena's compact version of Pelon Pelo Rico contains the most delicious tamarind pulp, mixed with a secret Mexican ingredient: salted Chili!
Pelon Pelo Rico Tamarind Candy also offers the creamiest texture of Mexican candy and will surely end melting inside your mouth. Just perfection!
You will notice that just by pressing Pelon Pelo Rico from the bottom to the top. The most enticing aromas will come out to the surface as a preamble for the sweet, spicy experience to come. Then all the creamy textures of the caramel will fill Pelon's head, making its hair grow as long as you desire! Just to be eaten in one delicious bite! You will have all the fun guaranteed!
Don't forget Lorena's Pelon Pelo Rico comes in a delightful pack presentation, making it the perfect Candy for any party or piñata!
You won't regret trying this delicious Mexican traditional treat!
Ingredients: Sugar, Water, Corn Syrup, Milled Pepper, Salt, Citric Acid, Xanthan Gum and Artificial Tamarind Flavor.
Shipping Weight:12 Oz
Servings: 1 piece
|Total Fat||0 g||Potassium||0 mg|
|Saturated||0 g||Total Carbs||24 g|
|Polyunsaturated||0 g||Dietary Fiber||0 g|
|Monounsaturated||0 g||Sugars||18 g|
|Trans||0 g||Protein||0 g|
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Producer: The Hershey Company
Hershey Mexico, a subsidiary of Hershey Foods Corporation and one of the leading companies manufacturing and selling chocolate, confectionery and flavored milk products in Mexico, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Grupo Lorena, one of Mexico's top confectionery companies. Grupo Lorena, which had sales of more than $30 million in 2003, is a leader in the spicy candy market in Mexico with its Pelon Pelo Rico(R) brand.
"Grupo Lorena's solid brands in key consumer segments will strengthen our leadership position in the Mexican market," said Juan-Carlos Zayas, Director of Marketing, Hershey Mexico. "This portfolio will broaden our offerings for Mexican consumers, especially as its strength in the youth market complements our established success in the adult segment. Its Pelon Pelo Rico(R) brand is a great entry to the popular spicy candy segment for Hershey Mexico. Equally important, Grupo Lorena's commitment to product quality and innovation is a perfect fit with Hershey's reputation for manufacturing products that meet consumer expectations for great taste and top quality."
"Grupo Lorena is a great addition to Hershey Foods' portfolio of excellent brands," said Richard H. Lenny, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Hershey Foods Corporation. "It significantly increases our existing business in Mexico and supports our strategy of profitably building scale in the key North American market. Lorena also will deliver expanded retail channel and customer growth opportunities for Hershey, both in Mexico and the United States. We look forward to building Grupo Lorena's brands with the Hispanic consumer and leveraging its capabilities to introduce innovative Hershey products to the high-growth Hispanic segment."
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