If you’ve lived in a Mexican-American family in the Rio Grande Valley in the last 40 years, there’s a good chance you’ve seen and eaten chorizo with the iconic green label that reads; Chorizo de San Manuel “Guerra’s Brand” Inc.
The Mexican-style sausage made of seasoned pork is a taste of home, a taste of the Valley, and a taste of history. When local residents think of comfort food, there isn’t much more familiar and communal than Chorizo De San Manuel.
Even though the chorizo company comes from a small town, in a relatively small region compared to the rest of Texas, Chorizo De San Manuel makes a big impact on the lives of South Texans.
To read how this family-owned and -operated company has grown over the past several decades, read this recent article: