Peruvian for Every Palate
Take patrons south of Mexico to a new location with Peruvian cuisine and inspiration from these five recipes.
What you’ll like: Offering an easy-to-make dish that takes ethnic flavor beyond dinner and into dessert.
What customers will like: Rice pudding featuring the warm combination of rice, cinnamon, clove, sweetened condensed milk, raisins and vanilla rolled up in a Mission® 6" Heat Pressed Flour Tortilla that’s fried until golden and crisp. Sprinkled with cinnamon and authentic sweetened milk sauce known as Manjar Blanco.
What you’ll like: Offering an unexpected Peruvian twist to an otherwise traditional appetizer or small plate.
What customers will like: Freshly baked chips made from Mission® 6" Mazina® Tortillas topped with small portions of Causa Limena, a chilled Peruvian casserole made with purple mashed potatoes, lemon juice and smashed avocados, then finished with thin slices of avocado and seasoned chopped shrimp.
What you’ll like: Serving one of the most popular Peruvian dishes full of authentic exotic flavors.
What customers will like: Fresh-diced halibut marinated in lime juice and mixed with red onion, jalapeño, cilantro, grated ginger and spicy aji amarillo paste. Served in a glass lined with a warm Mission® 4.5" White Corn Tortilla and garnished with pickled red onions.
What you’ll like: A small and versatile menu item that’s perfect for traditional restaurants as well as street trucks.
What customers will like: A Mission® 6" Heat Pressed Flour Tortilla filled with cumin-seasoned ground beef, chopped hard-boiled egg, onions, olives and raisins. Sealed, sprinkled with sugar and baked to a crispy golden brown and garnished with a wedge of lime.
What you’ll like: Offering a combination of Peruvian staples in the familiarity of a wrap.
What customers will like: Fresh scallops seared in a hot pan mixed with quinotto and a classic Peruvian Huancaina sauce made with unique ingredients including aji amarillo pepper paste, cooked egg yolks and saltine crackers all wrapped up in a Mission® 8" Whole Wheat Tortilla.
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