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El Paso Adds Takis Fuego Hot Chili Pepper and Lime Flavored Taco Shells

If you want a spicy taco at home, then I introduce you to the new El Paso Takis Fuego taco shells. These shells are based on the delicious flavor of Takis Fuego, and are hot chili pepper and lime-flavored stand ‘n stuff taco shells!

Available exclusively at Walmart stores and online through early 2022, the new shells combine the spicy Takis flavor with the quality of Old El Paso to add extra zest to any at-home Mexican meal. Old El Paso and Takis worked with Walmart to deliver a product that not only meets consumer demands, but also introduces an exciting new offering in the Tex-Mex space.

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The taco shells are inspired by the distinctive taste of Takis Fuego hot chili pepper and lime flavors with the convenient flat bottom of Old El Paso stand ‘n stuff shells to keep the taco standing on the plate, making it easy to eat. With endless options ranging from traditional taco fillings to customizable taco creations, consumers can easily create Mexican style entrees in minutes.

“The Takis Fuego and Old El Paso collaboration is focused on bold flavors and fun,” said Ryan Harrington, Vice President, Walmart, General Mills. “We’re introducing the newest breakthrough innovation that consumers have been searching for, meeting their needs for a spicy taco shell with unique flavor.”

The Takis Fuego-inspired shells are now available at Walmart stores nationwide and on The product is available in sets of 10 (5.4 oz) for a family-sized taco celebration. Taco enthusiasts can use the spicy shell to complement a wide array of taco recipes, adding just the right amount of flavor to further customize their favorite taco creations.

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