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Offline dmcavanagh

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Bell' Orto tomato products from Heinz
« on: March 26, 2014, 03:58:40 PM »
anyone using these or know if they are still being produced, I only ran across them once, a #10 can of crushed tomatoes and trhey were very good?   http://www.heinzfoodservice.com/products-and-brands/tomato-products/bell-orto


Offline Zing

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Re: Bell' Orto tomato products from Heinz
« Reply #1 on: March 27, 2014, 12:06:18 PM »
I have always suspected these were produced in the Heinz-owned Escalon plant in California. This is (at least on the foodservice level) a line of fresh-packed products, whereas the regular Heinz foodservice products such as puree are probably reman. The tomato profile of these regular products is the same as Heinz ketchup.

I see a few online wholesalers offering Bell’Orto, but the proof comes when you place an order. Remember that Heinz no longer supplies Escalon-packed Classico to Wal-Mart.