El Mexicano Panela Queso…Try a 3 lb wheel of this top rate queso from El Mexicano! Panela is a healthy complement for salads, sandwiches, soups, wraps and any authentic recipes. Great for pan frying or grilling.
Our most versatile cheese can be pan-seared or fried to perfection to add extra flavor and texture to your recipes. Panela Queso or Panela cheese is often likened to cottage cheese. But its magic lies in its ability to hold its shape even when heated, making it perfect for grilling or adding chunks to your salads and main dishes.
Delicious as a snack when paired with fresh fruit or quince paste.
- Made with grade A pasteurized part-skim milk from cow’s not treated with rBST
- Made with sea salt
- Good source of protein and calcium
- Real California Milk certified
- Gluten free certified
- Halal certified
- Vegetarian friendly
Cooking with El Mexicano Panela Queso is effortless. You can grill it, fry it, or just cube it and toss it into a salad. Apart from its tantalizing taste, it’s also packed with proteins and calcium. But, how do you prepare a dish with it?
You can slice it into slabs and grill it for an easy appetizer or side dish. For a pleasant crunch, coat the cheese slices with breadcrumbs before frying. And remember, this cheese maintains its structure under heat, so you don’t have to worry about it melting away.