Our Gold Medal winning Queso Panela is lower in sodium than many Mexican cheeses which makes it a very healthy alternative. This cheese is one of a kind and all- natural made from fresh whole milk from the Mid- west with salt and enzymes and free from hormones.
This tasty fresh cheese will do wonders in tacos, cemitas salads or in any Mexican style dinner. Our Queso Panela won the Gold Medal in the 2022 World Cheese Championship in the Latin American Fresh cheese category.
Also known as “Queso de Canasta” or “Basket Cheese” because it is formed in a basket mold.
Geographic Denomination: Mexico
Flavor: Lightly salted
FORMATS: Round, wheel, basket
Enjoy as an ingredient in salads, as part of an appetizer such as nopal (cactus), or as dessert combining it with guava paste.