El Pollo Loco Brings Back Handmade Chicken Tamales For 2018 Holiday Season

El Pollo Loco Brings Back Handmade Chicken Tamales For 2018 Holiday Season
El Pollo Loco Brings Back Handmade Chicken Tamales For 2018 Holiday Season

El Pollo Loco celebrates the 2018 holiday season with the return of handmade Chicken Tamales.

Chicken Tamales are available in three combinations, including:

Chicken Tamale, Taco Al Carbon and Side: Chicken tamale, chicken taco al carbon and choice of a small side.

Chicken Tamales with a Side: Two chicken tamales and your choice of a small side.

Chicken Tamale and Tortilla Soup: Chicken tamale and a small chicken tortilla soup.

El Pollo Loco’s Chicken Tamales are made with authentic corn masa, filled with spiced chicken simmered in a Colorado chile sauce infused with Mexican herbs and spices, hand-wrapped in cornhusks, and then cooked.

Chicken Tamales can be found at participating El Pollo Loco locations through the holiday season.

Nutritional Information – Chicken Tamale (1 tamale 5.0-oz)

  • Calories: 270
  • Calories from Fat: 150
  • Total Fat: 17g
  • Carbs: 19g
  • Sugar: less than 1g
  • Sodium: 500mg
  • Protein: 12g

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