San FranciscoFound at: Rainbow Grocery
(1745 Folsom at Division)Cost:
Organic sugar, organic flour, organic salt, organic pineapple, organic cinnamon, soybean oil, olive oilCalories per serving:
Not listed, which must mean they have no calories, right?The word: Pasteles
are made with a wide array of fillings that are often savory, but here they take on a simple, sweet twist. Tasting notes:
These are clean, light, and nicely flaky -- even with the absence of butter. Buy it again?
Yes, and will maybe buy two next time. They went quick. Extra credit:
Try them in person at Elisa's Café (4901 Mission at France), a Nicaraguan restaurant in the Excelsior.