Chapulines sold in bulk for chefs, schools and camps.
These chapulines are the dry variety, therefore they can be used as a finger food or as an ingredient.
As far as edible insects go, chapulines and crickets are the most common insects consumed by people from North America. Since the recent introduction of ‘Toasted Grasshoppers’ at sports stadiums, chapulines are now a fan favorite snack, selling out on game day across the USA. Chapulines are a popular Mexican snack originating from Oaxaca, Mexico.. Tasty, healthy and salty, sour, spicy.
Hoppy & Healthy!
Similar to crickets, they are packed with protein, Omega 3, B12 and many other vitamins and minerals. The chitin, or exoskeleton, is a prebiotic which is food for probiotics. They’re considered a superfood.
The best reason to add them to a menu is that they are great tasting. In North America, they’re an exotic addition to tacos and all Mexican fare. Your guests will be talking and posting about their experience. Most agree, they are fabulous!
We carry three flavors:
These are traditional chapulines imported from Mexico.
Size: 1 Ounce (30 grams) | 1/4 Pound | 1 Pound | 5 Pounds
Ingredients: Grasshoppers, lemon, salt, garlic and chile
Note: Orders of five pounds and above will be packaged in resealable zip-lock style bags.
A perfect accompaniment to these are our line of mescal insect salts.