La Tamalada

December 12, 2020
La Tamalada en su Casa: Virtual Tamalada Experience
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
$80 per Household

Tamale season is here! ¡Que delicioso! Wouldn’t it be great if your own home was filled with the flavors and the aromas of an authentic South Texas Tamalada? The Witte is offering just that! Join us for the 13th Annual La Tamalada without leaving the comfort of your own stove. Discover your kitchen anew as you are virtually guided through the traditional tamale making process by the Witte’s experienced team of educators. Have all your questions answered, receive personalized attention and walk away with not only a new skill and delicious bean tamale recipe but the supplies and ingredients for your own future tamaladas. Feed your family and friends with a heartwarming culinary tradition this season and purchase a ticket today!

Your Tamalada Registration Includes:
            • 16 qt. Tamale Steamer Pot
          • Bolner’s Fiesta Brand Spices
          • Beans
          • Masa
          • Corn Husks



La Tamalada en su Casa will be hosted over a secure Zoom connection. Your Tamalada Witte Box of Wonders will be available for pickup from the Museum the week of the event. Shipping is also available at an additional cost.

Participants will be asked to provide their own salt, pepper and any sides they would like to go with their tamales, such as rice and beans. Cheese is optional with this recipe; whether it is cheddar, Mexican queso fresco, or a favorite cheese blend, the possibilities are endless!


Additional questions? Contact Joshua Segovia, Special Programs and Gallery Theater Manager, at

Special Thanks to Bolner’s Fiesta Brand