20 Best Canned Tamales in 2022 Reviews and Buying Guide

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1 Hormel Beef Tamales, 15 Ounce (Pack of 12) Hormel Beef Tamales, 15 Ounce (Pack of 12) No ratings yet
2 HORMEL Chicken Tamales, Canned Tamales, 15 Oz HORMEL Chicken Tamales, Canned Tamales, 15 Oz No ratings yet
3 La Preferida Beef & Pork Canned Tamales with Sauce, 15 oz. (Pack of 12) La Preferida Beef & Pork Canned Tamales with Sauce, 15 oz. (Pack of 12) No ratings yet
4 La Costeña Tamales Rojos | Pork Flavor | Microwaveable | No Refrigeration Required, 3.8 Ounce (Pack... La Costeña Tamales Rojos | Pork Flavor | Microwaveable | No Refrigeration Required, 3.8 Ounce... No ratings yet
5 Nalley Beef Tamales in Chili Sauce, 15-Ounce (Pack of 6) Nalley Beef Tamales in Chili Sauce, 15-Ounce (Pack of 6) No ratings yet
6 Nalley Beef Tamales in Chili Sauce, 15 Ounce (Pack of 4) Nalley Beef Tamales in Chili Sauce, 15 Ounce (Pack of 4) No ratings yet
7 La Preferida Canned Tamales, Beef & Pork, 15-Ounce (Pack - 6) La Preferida Canned Tamales, Beef & Pork, 15-Ounce (Pack - 6) No ratings yet
8 Walking Tamales (Bean Salsa Roja) 7 Pouches/Case Walking Tamales (Bean Salsa Roja) 7 Pouches/Case No ratings yet
9 El Ebro Tamale Casserole with Pork 12/15oz Case El Ebro Tamale Casserole with Pork 12/15oz Case No ratings yet
10 La Preferida Tamales With Sauce Beef & Pork 15 Oz, (Pack of 2) La Preferida Tamales With Sauce Beef & Pork 15 Oz, (Pack of 2) No ratings yet
11 El Monterey Beef Tamale, 5 Ounce -- 40 per case. El Monterey Beef Tamale, 5 Ounce -- 40 per case. No ratings yet
12 Hormel Chili Hormel Beef Tamales, 28 Oz, 28.0 Ounce (Pack of 1) (14885) Hormel Chili Hormel Beef Tamales, 28 Oz, 28.0 Ounce (Pack of 1) (14885) No ratings yet
13 Walking Tamales (Bean Salsa Verde) 7 Pouches/Case Walking Tamales (Bean Salsa Verde) 7 Pouches/Case No ratings yet
14 Hot Tamales Fierce Cinnamon Chewy Candy, 5 ounce Theater Box (Pack of 12) Hot Tamales Fierce Cinnamon Chewy Candy, 5 ounce Theater Box (Pack of 12) No ratings yet
15 El Ebro- Tamale Casserole w/pork 15oz (3-Pack) El Ebro- Tamale Casserole w/pork 15oz (3-Pack)
16 Doña Adela Tamales, Red, Green and Habanero Tamale, no preservative, no need to refrigerate, ready... Doña Adela Tamales, Red, Green and Habanero Tamale, no preservative, no need to refrigerate,... No ratings yet
17 La Costeña Tamales Dulces | Dried Plum Flavor | Microwaveable | No Refrigeration Required | Vegan,... La Costeña Tamales Dulces | Dried Plum Flavor | Microwaveable | No Refrigeration Required |... No ratings yet
18 Hormel, Chicken Tamales in Chili Sauce, 15oz Can (Pack of 2) Hormel, Chicken Tamales in Chili Sauce, 15oz Can (Pack of 2) No ratings yet
19 Hormel Chicken Tamales in Chili Sauce, 15 oz. (Pack of 6) Hormel Chicken Tamales in Chili Sauce, 15 oz. (Pack of 6) No ratings yet
20 Hormel Tamales Beef in Chili Sauce (Pack of 6) Hormel Tamales Beef in Chili Sauce (Pack of 6) No ratings yet

Bestseller No. 1
Hormel Beef Tamales, 15 Ounce (Pack of 12)
  • Beef in chili sauce
  • Source of protein
  • Pack of 12
Bestseller No. 2
HORMEL Chicken Tamales, Canned Tamales, 15 Oz
  • Includes one 15 ounce can of HORMEL Chicken Tamales, America's #1 selling tamales based on last 52 week IRI data
  • Made with 4 grams of protein, these beef tamales pair with side dishes like salads, plantains, beans, and rice
  • These canned tamales are made with no artifical ingredients and each tamale is individually wrapped
  • Slow simmered in a tangy chili sauce, these tamales are a fiesta in your mouth
  • Try our other HORMEL tamales like Beef and Hot n' Spicy Beef Tamales
Bestseller No. 3
La Preferida Beef & Pork Canned Tamales with Sauce, 15 oz. (Pack of 12)
  • READY TO EAT: Set the steamer aside, because our tamales are ready to eat! Just heat and serve for a filling meal on-the-go.
  • TENDER BEEF & PORK: A blend of seasoned pork and beef wrapped in hearty masa and served in a sauce of tomato paste, chili pepper, paprika, garlic, and...
  • MADE WITH SIMPLE INGREDIENTS: You won’t find any non-sense in our authentic tamales. No artificial colors or preservatives. Ingredients: Tamales:...
  • CONSCIOUS PACKAGING: Our cans are made with BPA-free lining.
  • FAMILY-OWNED SINCE 1949: For four generations, La Preferida has been providing authentic Mexican ingredients you can trust. There's a reason we're...
Bestseller No. 4
La Costeña Tamales Rojos | Pork Flavor | Microwaveable | No Refrigeration Required, 3.8 Ounce (Pack...
  • You get twelve individually packaged pork flavored La Costeña Tamales Rojos
  • FINALLY AVAILABLE IN THE USA: La Costeña microwaveable tamales have been a long-time favorite of our customers in Mexico. And now, you can get them...
  • ZERO TO TAMALE IN SIXTY SECONDS: Got a minute? That's all the time it takes in a microwave, and you can heat them right in the package.
  • TAMALES ANY TIME, ANY PLACE: No refrigeration is required. They're great for school, work, or any place where it might be a great time for a tamale....
  • A SAVORY SNACK: Our tamales rojos are made with pork, onions, jalapeño peppers, and other natural flavors.
Bestseller No. 5
Nalley Beef Tamales in Chili Sauce, 15-Ounce (Pack of 6)
  • Traditional Mexican tamales with a blanket of stone-ground corn masa surrounding a spicy, meat-filled center, and covered with chili sauce
  • Traditional Mexican tamales with a blanket of stone-ground corn masa surrounding a spicy, meat-filled center, and covered with chili sauce
  • Each tamale is individually wrapped in parchment to hold its shape
  • Nalley label continues to be synonymous with delicious, high quality food products
Bestseller No. 7
La Preferida Canned Tamales, Beef & Pork, 15-Ounce (Pack - 6)
  • READY TO EAT: Set the steamer aside, because our tamales are ready to eat! Just heat and serve for a filling meal on-the-go.
  • TENDER BEEF & PORK: A blend of seasoned pork and beef wrapped in hearty masa and served in a sauce of tomato paste, chili pepper, paprika, garlic, and...
  • MADE WITH SIMPLE INGREDIENTS: You won’t find any non-sense in our authentic tamales. No artificial colors or preservatives. Ingredients: Tamales:...
  • CONSCIOUS PACKAGING: Our cans are made with BPA-free lining.
  • FAMILY-OWNED SINCE 1949: For four generations, La Preferida has been providing authentic Mexican ingredients you can trust. There's a reason we're...
Bestseller No. 8
Walking Tamales (Bean Salsa Roja) 7 Pouches/Case
  • No-mess, ready-to-eat tamales perfect for hiking, commuting, biking or just snacking. Shelf-stable, with no need for refrigeration, ready when you...
  • Savory and sweet options grounded in tradition. Clean-label, non-GMO ingredients: beans and fresh vegetables or fruits and nuts, all made with premium...
  • Up to seven grams of plant protein and six grams of fiber per bar for a satisfying meal or snack, ideal to keep you going through your workday,...
  • Simply tear off the top and eat them straight from the pouch at room temperature for ultimate ease, or vent, microwave for 25 seconds and squeeze out...
  • Each bar comes sealed in a BPA-free pouch about the size of a smart phone. Easily slips in a pocket, purse, rucksack or pannier for maximum...
Bestseller No. 9
El Ebro Tamale Casserole with Pork 12/15oz Case
  • In Cuba, Tamales are Made by Mixing Savory Cornmeal Dough with Tender Pork, then Stuffing into Corn Husks, Rolling, tying and Steaming before Serving
  • In this Stovetop Variation, the Pork, Cornmeal and Traditional Seasonings are Cooked Together in a Pot until Thick, and then Ladled into Bowls for...
  • The Results: All of the Delicious Flavor of Traditional Cuban Tamales … but no Wrapping and Steaming Required
  • For 57 years Ebro Foods has Specialized in Authentic Cuban, Mexican, and Latin American Foods of Premium Quality.
  • Due to Unpredictable Shipping Conditions, Cans May Arrive with Minor Dents
SaleBestseller No. 10
La Preferida Tamales With Sauce Beef & Pork 15 Oz, (Pack of 2)
  • Item Package Length: 6.0"
  • Item Package Width: 5.0"
  • Item Package Height: 4.0"
  • Item Package Weight: 13.8 lb
Bestseller No. 11
Bestseller No. 12
Hormel Chili Hormel Beef Tamales, 28 Oz, 28.0 Ounce (Pack of 1) (14885)
  • #1 selling canned tamale in the USA
  • 6 grams of protein per serving
  • No artificial ingredients
  • Individually wrapped; heat and serve
  • Canned; can COATINGS do not contain BPA
Bestseller No. 13
Walking Tamales (Bean Salsa Verde) 7 Pouches/Case
  • No-mess, ready-to-eat tamales perfect for hiking, commuting, biking or just snacking. Shelf-stable, with no need for refrigeration, ready when you...
  • Savory and sweet options grounded in tradition. Clean-label, non-GMO ingredients: beans and fresh vegetables or fruits and nuts, all made with premium...
  • Up to seven grams of plant protein and six grams of fiber per bar for a satisfying meal or snack, ideal to keep you going through your workday,...
  • Simply tear off the top and eat them straight from the pouch at room temperature for ultimate ease, or vent, microwave for 25 seconds and squeeze out...
  • Each bar comes sealed in a BPA-free pouch about the size of a smart phone. Easily slips in a pocket, purse, rucksack or pannier for maximum...
Bestseller No. 14
Hot Tamales Fierce Cinnamon Chewy Candy, 5 ounce Theater Box (Pack of 12)
  • Intense cinnamon flavored
  • Product Note: Exposure to heat or sunlight may lead to melting/damage of product. Hence customers are expected to be available during the product...
  • Printed using 100% certified renewable energy
  • Offering a flavor-charged and mouth refreshing tast
Bestseller No. 15
El Ebro- Tamale Casserole w/pork 15oz (3-Pack)
  • 3 cans, 15 oz each Tamale Casserole with Pork (Tamal en Casuela)
Bestseller No. 16
Doña Adela Tamales, Red, Green and Habanero Tamale, no preservative, no need to refrigerate, ready...
  • Flavors: Green, Red and Habanero
  • Green: Mild/Red: Hot/Habanero: Extra Hot
  • Ready to eat, No need to refrigerate
  • No preservatives , Dairy Free, Natural Ingredients
  • Heat in Microwave in only 40 seconds
Bestseller No. 17
La Costeña Tamales Dulces | Dried Plum Flavor | Microwaveable | No Refrigeration Required | Vegan,...
  • You get twelve individually packaged La Costeña tamales dulces
  • FINALLY AVAILABLE IN THE USA: La Costeña microwaveable tamales have been a long-time favorite of our customers in Mexico. And now, you can get them...
  • ZERO TO TAMALE IN SIXTY SECONDS: Got a minute? That's all the time it takes in a microwave, and you can heat them right in the package.
  • TAMALES ANY TIME, ANY PLACE: No refrigeration is required. They're great for school, work, or any place where it might be a great time for a tamale....
  • A SWEET TREAT: Our tamales dulces are made with dried plums, sugar, and a hint of cinnamon. There's no HFCS, and they're vegetarian-friendly.
SaleBestseller No. 18
Hormel, Chicken Tamales in Chili Sauce, 15oz Can (Pack of 2)
  • Chicken Tamales
  • 15oz Can
  • Pack of 4
  • Serving size, 3 Tamales. Calories 130 per serving.
Bestseller No. 19
Hormel Chicken Tamales in Chili Sauce, 15 oz. (Pack of 6)
  • Hormel Chicken Tamales in Chili Sauce, 15 oz.
  • 99% Fat Free
  • No preservatives
  • Pack of 6
Bestseller No. 20
Hormel Tamales Beef in Chili Sauce (Pack of 6)
  • Hormel Tamales
  • Hot N Spicy Beef in Chili Sauce
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FAQ:

Q: How do you make homemade tamales?

A: Lay a husk on a flat surface. … Use the back of a metal spoon to spread the dough onto the husk. … When spreading the dough,leave a space of about 4 inches from the narrow end of the husk and about 2 inches from the broad end. Spread the dough to the edge of one of the long sides and 2 inches away from the other long side.

Q: How to make the best vegan tamales?

A: Soak corn husks in warm water for 30 minutes to soften. To make the dough,add masa,baking powder,salt and ground cumin to a large and mix well. … To make the filling,heat diced onion,corn oil and minced garlic over medium heat until softened,about 5 minutes. … Once corn husks are softened,drain and dry. …

Q: What are the best tamal recipes?

A: Tamale Meat Cook meat,garlic and salt in a slow cooker for 6 to 8 hours on high. … Tamale Sauce Lightly brown the flour in the oil in a stockpot over medium high heat. … Tamale Masa Beat lard with a stand mixer to the consistency of whipped cream (takes about 15 minutes on highest setting). … Tamale Assembly and Cooking

Q: What are the best frozen tamales?

A: Remove the tamales from the plastic bag,along with any plastic wrap. … Add 1 to 1 ½ cups of water to the bottom of the pan. … Place tamales upright in the steamer basket or insert. … Place the steamer insert into the steamer and place the lid on the pan. Bring the water to a rolling boil.