South of the border

This article was originally published in May 2014

With a nod to Cinco de Mayo, here are a handful of our favorite Mexican-inspired products to help you get your fiesta on. You’ll find these items and many more at your local PCC.


Three Sisters Nixtamal Stone-ground Organic Yellow Corn Masa

Make your own handmade tortillas or tamales with this freshly ground organic masa from Portland, Ore.

The Better Bean Company Wholly Chipotle Bean Dip

This chipotle lime bean spread offers medium heat and is a tasty addition to nachos or tacos. The ingredients are sautéed and freshly packed in Portland, Ore., ready for you to eat anywhere.

Emerald Valley Kitchen Organic Salsa

Everything you want in an everyday salsa, this favorite is certified organic. The Medium heat is available in quart size, great for families and parties.

Mi Rancho Hand-Crafted Organic Corn Taco Sliders

These tiny tortillas are perfect for cantina-style tacos. Made from organic corn, they’re just 30 calories per tortilla.

PCC Mango Salsa

Organic mangoes and organic red bell peppers are the stars of this sweet-spicy salsa. Use it on fish or get dipping with tortilla chips.

Que Pasa Tortilla Chips

Certified organic and non-GMO, these thin and crispy tortilla chips are made from stone-ground whole grain corn and are sprinkled with sea salt.

PCC Pico de Gallo

This fresh salsa is light and versatile, perfect atop your favorite Mexican dish. It contains organic roma tomatoes, plenty of fresh lime juice and jalapeños for just the right kick.

Frontera Seasoning Sauces

Conveniently add flavor to your cooking with these sauces featuring fresh ingredients and fire-roasted chiles. Choose from a variety of blends, in flavors like Key Lime Cilantro and Chipotle Garlic.

Organic Avocados

Rich, buttery and filled with good fats, avocados are one of the finer fruits out there. Learn how to select the perfect avocado and the best way to cut one.
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