La Costeña is Mexico's number one grocery food brand. Established in 1923 by Vicente López Recines who bought a small grocery store in Mexico City called "La Costeña". His store became very popular when he started selling Jalapeno chillies in vinegar. In 1937 La Costeña started their own canning business which saw the business take off as the company expanded their product lines & industrialized their production methods grew beyond Mexico's borders into the lucrative American market. Today see's La Costeña’s exporting products to over 40 countries around the world. Making them the world leader in the canned chile business. MexGrocer.co.uk have a wide selection of the most popular products from La Costeña on sale.