Hispanic Favorite Gets Poppin’ in a Big Way
Pepe’s Introduces New Sweet and Savory Flavor: Dolce Caliente Popcorn
Pepe’s El Original, produced by Rudolph Foods, the world’s largest manufacturer of pork rinds, is pleased to announce their latest flavor innovation—Dulce Caliente popcorn. The new popcorn is being introduced to drive home the company’s commitment to adding more variety to its growing roster of authentic Hispanic snacks. Beginning June 2014, Dulce Caliente popcorn will be available at leading retailers throughout California.
Pepe’s newest flavor meets growing consumer demand for a variety of tasty snacks and a vested interest in authentic Mexican flavor profiles. Dulce Caliente means “sweet hot” in Spanish, reflecting a traditional flavor mix found in Mexican cuisine. The new popcorn balances the mix of sweet and savory accents a kick of spice for a distinct flavor profile authentic to its Hispanic roots.
“We are committed to bringing our consumers new, yet authentically Hispanic inspired snacks the entire family can enjoy,” said Mark Singleton, VP of Marketing and Sales, Rudolph Foods. “The new Dulce Caliente Popcorn will add an extra kick to Pepe’s family of snacks with its combination of sweet, savory and spicy.”
Pepe’s, Rudolph Foods’ oldest brand, is rooted in its Hispanic heritage that is celebrated through new spicy flavors and snack innovations. Dulce Caliente Popcorn is the most recent addition to the Pepe’s product line, which includes Flavored Pork Sticks, Chicharrones, Cracklins, Chicharinias and Giant Cracklins.
Pepe’s, produced by Rudolph Foods Company, Inc., began as a Hispanic-based brand in San Antonio, Texas. Rudolph Foods’ oldest brand, Pepe’s rich heritage and authentic promise continues today with a line of chicharrones and other authentic Hispanic-inspired snacks. Rudolph Foods Company, Inc. is one of the world’s largest suppliers of branded and private-label snack products, including the world’s largest manufacturer of pork rinds. With plants in Ohio, Georgia, Texas, Mississippi and California, Rudolph is solely dedicated to providing its customers with the best quality products and the highest levels of customer service at the best price. For additional information, please call 1-800-241-7675, or visit RudolphFoods.com.