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Beef Tamales

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$54.95
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Summary

Since the early 1980s, Texas Tamale in Houston has been making gourmet, lard-free tamales, combining smooth masa with savory fillings and wrapping them in cornhusks. The company started in a home kitchen, branched out to a street cart and ultimately opened its own popular deli. These beef tamales have the perfect balance of soft masa and spiced tender beef with a bit of kick from piquant chiles. Gluten and trans-fat free, they're fully cooked. Just steam or microwave to enjoy a real Tex-Mex treat in minutes.

  • 36 tamales (18 oz. total); serves 6.
  • Shipped chilled.
  • Made in USA.
Use & Care

Receiving Instructions

  • Upon receipt, place the tamales in the freezer where they will keep up to 18 months, or keep in the refrigerator and use within 1 week.

Preparation

  • Steam for 10–15 minutes or microwave wrapped in a damp paper towel for 3–5 minutes.
Ingredients
  • Masa: (Water, yellow corn processed with lime), soybean oil, modified cornstarch, salt and chili pepper. 
  • Filling: Beef, seasoning (chili pepper, spice and salt), water, and garlic.
Shipping

Shipping Information

Please allow 2-7 business days for processing and delivery. This gives our artisan partners time to prepare your order with exceptional care and attention to detail. A more accurate delivery date will be quoted on the payment page. Perishable food items are not eligible for rush shipping. Please not that we do not ship perishable food items outside the contiguous 48 states or to P.O. Boxes.

Shipping Rates

The shipping rate varies depending on your order total and shipping destination. View Shipping Options and Charges.

Next Day Delivery

For an additional charge of $26 per address, we can expedite delivery to most destinations. This service is not available for some oversize items, items shipped directly from the supplier (including perishable and custom-manufactured items), out-of-stock items and items to be shipped outside the contiguous 48 states.

Orders received by 9:00 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday will arrive the next business day; orders placed Friday through Sunday will arrive on the following Tuesday.

Return Policy

At Williams Sonoma, we take great pride in the quality and craftsmanship of our products. Attention to design, materials, safety and construction are our priority. Upon receipt, please inspect your purchase and notify us of any damage; we will arrange for a prompt replacement.

If within 30 days, you are dissatisfied for any reason, you may return your purchase for a refund of the merchandise value. An original receipt or gift receipt is required for all returns and exchanges. Returns with a gift receipt will be refunded in the form of a Merchandise Credit for the amount indicated on the gift receipt. Returns with original receipt will be refunded in the original form of payment, cash and check refunds over $100 will be issued as a company check (may take 14 business days from time of request).

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For returns of items purchased from your Williams Sonoma Gift Registry, we will gladly provide a refund or exchange for the merchandise within 90 days of your event or within 90 days of purchase, whichever date is later. View Full Returns Policy.

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  • Rated 1 out of 5 by from do not order these inedible tamales Received my tamales order today. They are inedible. The masa is so hard it can break teeth. They are mostly masa with very little of the bland pureed filling. These should be taken off the market.
    Date published: 2015-12-10
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Very small and poorly made I ordered these tamales and thought I was getting the same supplier as last year, but no dice. A dozen of these tamales would be lucky to serve 3 people. The flavor is not bad, but they are so small, and the wrapper is open on one end so you must be very careful when handling them because they fall apart easily. The tamales from the last year and before were significantly better, larger, more flavorful and much much better made. I will not be ordering these again.
    Date published: 2015-01-18
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Tamales a HIT at family Christmas Party! Everyone really enjoyed the tamales and were surprised to hear they came from a catalog purchase. I live in Southern California and the tamales were as fresh coming from Texas as if purchased here locally. I HIGHLY recommend these tamales but it should be clearly written that these tamales are appetizer sized (finger-food) rather than full sized. The advertisement should be more concise or show a photo of their actual size to avoid under ordering.
    Date published: 2015-01-12
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