Tamales De Fresa - Strawberry Tamales Recipe

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Tamales De Fresa - Strawberry Tamales
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  1. Place corn husks in a large bowl with warm water. If the husks float up, place a smaller bowl of water on top of them to hold them down in the water.
  2. Let soak at least 30 minutes.
  3. Tamale dough: Bring water, sugar, syrup and puree to boil over medium high heat.
  4. Reduce heat; stir in Masa Harina.
  5. Simmer 10 minutes.
  6. Stir in remaining ingredients.
  7. Mixture should roll into a ball without sticking to your fingers.
  8. Spread pink dough onto husks, which have been softened in hot water.
  9. Leave a margin at each side.
  10. Place 1 to 2 teaspoons of strawberry pie filling in a line through middle of dough.
  11. Fold in both sides and press seam together, making sure strawberry filling stays completely inside the dough.
  12. Leave ends open.
  13. Roll husk and tie ends tightly.
  14. Steam for 45 minutes to 1 1/2 hours depending on thickness.
  15. Tamales will come easily off the husk and have a spongy texture when cooked.
  16. Cream Sauce: Whip cream.
  17. Slowly add sour cream and continue whipping until stiff peak stage.
  18. Add remaining ingredients. Chill until ready to serve.
  19. When ready to serve, dollop cream sauce on cooled sweet tamales.
  20. Top with strawberries.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 69.06 Kcal (289 kJ)
Calories from fat 16.67 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 1.85g 3%
Cholesterol 4.84mg 2%
Sodium 5.03mg 0%
Potassium 28.18mg 1%
Total Carbs 13.21g 4%
Sugars 7.61g 30%
Dietary Fiber 0.19g 1%
Protein 0.77g 2%
Vitamin C 5.7mg 10%
Calcium 10.5mg 1%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 184.72 Kcal (773 kJ)
Calories from fat 44.59 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 4.95g 3%
Cholesterol 12.93mg 2%
Sodium 13.46mg 0%
Potassium 75.38mg 1%
Total Carbs 35.33g 4%
Sugars 20.37g 30%
Dietary Fiber 0.51g 1%
Protein 2.06g 2%
Vitamin C 15.4mg 10%
Calcium 28.2mg 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Find out how many calories should you eat.


  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 1.5
  • 2

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • very low sodium,
  • low cholesterol

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