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Mexican Cuisine - La Costena

La Costena

'Por Sabor' For Flavour!
La Costeņa is a Mexican brand dedicated to quality Mexican Food Products. Originally founded in 1923, by Vicente Lopez Recines, who pickled fiery jalapeņos, Mexicans most loved chili. La Costeņa has grown to become one of the most recognised and celebrated brands inside and outside Mexico.

La Costeņa now produces delicious Beans, Hot Sauces, Jalapeno Sauces, Salas, Dip Salas, Chipotles, Tomatillos, Mole, and a variety of additional authentic Mexican goods. La Costeņa is available in food service and retail packs from the proud sole Australian Importer, Ostindo International.

Use La Costeņa to prepare your favourite dishes and get ready to celebrate true Mexican flavour!

Whole and Refried Beans

Add a taste of Mexico to all your meals with delicious, ready-to-serve Pinto Beans and Black Beans, Refried or Whole. La Costeņa Beans are one of Mexico's favorites and can be used to prepare a variety of different dishes or used as a side-dish to perfectly complement and add flavor

Whole Black Beans

Refried Black Beans

Whole Pinto Bean

Refried Pinto Bean

Red & Green Habanero Hot Sauce

This hot sauce is made of Habanero peppers, also known as the Scotch Bonnet Peppers. To use as condiment, to make your meal even spicier

Red Habanero Hot Sauce (Roja)

Green Habanero Hot Sauce (Verde)


Red Jalapeno Sauce/Mexican Hot Sauce

Delicious spicy Mexican sauce made from red jalapeno chilies, peppers and spices. This sauce adds a rich flavour to all your recipes.

Red Jalapeno Sauce


Chipotle Hot Sauce

The smoky Chipotle Hot Sauce is made with smoked chipotle and tastes sensational with soups, dressings, steak and chicken. Add a splash!

Chipotle Hot Sauce

Mexican Home Style Salsa

Homestyle Mexican Salsa is a medium spicy, chunky red sauce made with natural red tomatoes, chili, onions and coriander to give it that unique Red Jalapeno taste. Complement your tacos, burritos, fajitas and enchiladas with this deliciously spicy sauce.

Mexican Home Style Salsa Medium

Taco Sauce

Salsa Taquera or known also as Taco Sauce is a delicious tomato based salsa made with chilies, onions and garlic. Give your tacos, tostadas, huaraches, sopes, quesadillas and tortilla based dish a kick with La Costeņa Taco Sauce!

Salsa Taquera/Taco Sauce Medium


Dip Salsa

La Costeņa Salsa Dip is made with diced tomatoes, onions, peppers and spices for an authentic Mexican taste. Enjoy your chips and nachos with the spicy and flavourful dip salsas.

Dip Salsa Hot

Dip Salsa Medium

Dip Salsa Mild

Green Mexican Salsa

La Costeņa Mexican Green Sauce (Salsa Verde) is flavoured with tomatillos, coriander and chillies. This authentic Mexican Salsa Verde has a fabulous flavour. Pour onto chicken enchiladas or as a condiment for any dish that needs a little extra lift!


Jalapeno Peppers

Jalapeno Peppers have gained worldwide popularity for their spicy hot flavor. They can be eaten directly as a cocktail snack or used to give your dishes that delicious Mexican touch that everyone loves. La Costeņa Jalapenos come in a variety of presentations and packaging options as whole peppers, diced or nacho sliced.

Jalapeno Green Pepper Whole

Jalapeno Green Pepper Slice

Jalapeno Green Pepper Nacho


Chipotle in Adobo Sauce

Chipotle Peppers are a variety of red jalapeņos that are ripened, dried and smoked through a very special process that follows an original Aztec tradition. The chipotle peppers are packed in a spicy red tomato adobo sauce that really adds to the warm and smoky flavour.

Chipotle in Adobo Sauce

Diced Chipotle in Adobe Sauce


Green Tomatillos

Tomatillos are a relative of tomatoes and provide that delicious tart flavour in all Mexican green sauces and salsas.

Tomatillos in a variety of sizes


Enchilada Red & Green Sauce

La Costeņa Red and Green Enchiladas sauce is irresistible when poured over chicken or vegetable wrapped tortillas, a truly authentic Mexican flavour.

Red Enchilada - Rojas

La Costeņa Red Enchilada Sauce is flavoured with tomatoes, arbol chillies and spices.

Green Enchilada- Verde

La Costeņa Mexican Green Enchilada Sauce is flavoured with tomatillos, coriander and chillies.

Hot Mole

La Costeņa's brings you the classic Mexican Mole Sauce, consisting of chocolate, chilies, nuts and spices. Hot Mole is the perfect sauce for chicken, turkey, enchiladas or chilaquiles.

Tender Cactus / Nopalitos

Use in cactus salads as a topping for tostadas or with browned cheese for a taco filling. Sliced for convenience, Tender Cactus lends itself to a variety of dishes, such as traditional Nopalitos (Tender Cactus) Salad or soup. Combined with seafood, omelettes, quiches and casseroles, Tender Cactus, adds a delicious and authentic flair!


Cuitlacoche / Huitlacoche/ Mexican Corn Truffle

The Mexican Corn Truffle is known as the 'food of the gods' for its exquisite and unique flavour which has been a part of Mexican cuisine since Aztec times. La Costeņa Cuitlacoche has a unique earthy and smoky taste with flavours of mushroom and corn. Use Cuitlacoche whenever you might use a mushroom. La Costeņa's Cuitlacoche rich flavour complements crepes with chipotle sauce, creamy soups, quesadillas and tamales.