Review: Black Bean and Sweet Corn Pupusas by Tres Pupusas

Posted by on Apr 26, 2015 in Product Reviews | 1 comment

These days, we vegans are pretty spoiled. It seems like every week there is a new vegan product hitting the market. And of course, we have to try them all! So I was really excited to get the chance to review the vegan and gluten-free black bean and sweet corn pupusas created by Tres Pupusas

So what’s a pupusa? Basically, they are stuffed corn tortillas that originate from El Salvador. My partner, who is half Colombian compared them to arepa with a filling. They are naturally gluten-free. And the great thing about the black bean and sweet corn pupusas by Tres Pupusas is that they have just six whole food ingredients: organic corn masa, water, black beans, corn, olive oil and salt. 

Black Bean and Corn Pupusa

Black Bean and Corn Pupusa

I cooked them up in my lightly oiled cast-iron my stove top, as directed, and served them with a big side salad and a little hot sauce. They where to buy klonopin were delicious! The corn tortillas were nice and crispy and the filling was lightly seasoned and really tasty! While they were yum on their own, a little hot sauce really made them come alive. 

A very easy and satisfying meal!

A very easy and satisfying meal!

Each pupusa is just 130 calories and I found that two pupusas and salad created a very easy and satisfying meal. I bet they would be awesome with some guacamole and salsa as well. I can definitely see myself turning to these as a good option for dinner on those week nights that I want a wholesome, satisfying dinner on the table  in ten minutes or less!

You can find them at Whole Foods throughout the US.  Tres Pupusas recently launched a second vegan option with pinto beans and kale that sounds absolutely delicious. I’ll definitely be keeping my eye out for them. And you should too! 

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  1. I’m a “new” pups eater – there is a vendor at the Boulder Farmers Market that makes them (vegan) – OBSESSED – I should try to get there this weekend….

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