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El Monterey®️ Chicken & Cheese Empanadas 3 oz

Product # 73056

Packed with flavor, these delectable empanadas are ideal for a grab-and-go meal or snack — around the clock. The deliciously flaky handmade shell is filled with classic seasoned chicken as well as a melty cheddar and mozzarella cheese blend.

  • No condiments needed — ideal for C-stores, foodservice, cafeterias or catering
  • Crafted with a deliciously flaky crust
  • Perfect for a grab-and-go snack or meal
  • Serve from a warming display case or warming tray
  • Ready in minutes from standard oven types like conventional, convection or deep fryer
  • El Monterey® Empanadas stay deliciously crispy for up to 4 hours in a warming unit.
  • Shelf-life guidelines: Frozen — 455 days at or below 10º F, Refrigerated — 6 days at or below 40º F
  • Case Pack Info: 24 Empanadas per case (3 packs of 8, 3 oz. each)



Ingredients: Wheat flour (enriched with niacin, reduced iron, thiamin mononitrate, riboflavin, folic acid), Water, Cooked chicken (white chicken meat, dark meat chicken, water, modified food starch, salt, sodium phosphate), Processed cheddar cheese blend (water, cheddar cheese [cultured pasteurized milk, salt, enzymes], modified food starch, palm oil, sodium phosphate, skim milk, salt, annatto [colour]), Vegetable oil (soybean and/or canola and/or palm and/or corn oil), Low moisture mozzarella cheese (pasteurized milk, cheese cultures, salt, enzymes), Batter mix (yellow corn flour, enriched bleached wheat flour, [wheat flour, niacin, reduced iron, thiamine mononitrate, riboflavin, folic acid], salt, leavening [sodium acid pyrophosphate, sodium bicarbonate, monocalcium phosphate], dried garlic, dried onion, guar gum, spice), Onion, Chipotle puree (water, vinegar, chipotle jalapeno, tomato paste, dried red chile peppers, garlic powder, onion powder, salt and spices), Modified corn starch, Salt, Dextrose, Lactic acid (with calcium lactate), Granulated garlic, Paprika, Spices, Guar gum, Glucono-delta-lactone, Sodium metabisulphites. Contains: Wheat, milk.


Frozen: 455 days AT OR BELOW 10º F; Refrigerated: 6 days AT OR BELOW 40º F




Case Pack 3/8/3 oz
Net Case WT (lbs) 4.5
Gross Case WT (lbs) 5.08
Case Cube 0.37
Case Dimensions 8.5 x 8 x 9.38
Tier and High 26 x 5
Cases per Pallet 130
Master Case UPC 1 00 71007 73056 3

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 EMPANADA (85g)

Serving Per Container 24

Amount Per Serving
Calories 220 Calories from Fat  100
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g 17%
Saturated Fat 4.5g 23%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 20mg 7%
Sodium 440mg 18%
Total Carbohydrate 21g 7%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 0g
Protein 8g 16%
Vitamin A 4%
Calcium 8%
Iron 8g

* Percent Daily Values based on a 2,000 Calorie Diet


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