Dedicated to All Pizzaioli – How Enzo Coccia Does It

We are going to share the Ultimate Pizza Secret. (At left, Il Pizzaiolo‘s Pizza – picture taken by Gustiamo 3 days ago in Pittsburgh.) When you prepare the tomato sauce for your pizza and you open the tin of San Marzano tomatoes, you MUST use all the content of the tin, both the tomatoes and…

It Would Be Illegal. In Europe

We’re talking, AGAIN, about the San Marzano tomatoes scandal. I just received the comment below from Salvo Agusta, a lawyer in Italy, who explains what DOP really means in Europe. This is our point: it would be illegal in Europe to label a product San Marzano, if it is not a real San Marzano Tomato….

Patsy Grimaldi Is Back in Town!

Remember Patsy’s? Remember Grimaldi’s? Legendary pizza places in NY! Patsy Grimaldi is now opening a new pizzeria under the Brooklyn Bridge, again. In exactly the same location as the original Grimaldi’s (later sold) was. Patsy is shopping for real San Marzano Tomatoes and came to see us in the Bronx. They said that all they…

From Danielle: Recapping the Tomato Scandal

Danielle is not only learning about the difference between REAL and FAKE Italian food products. She is getting angry and angrier. This is what she says about San Marzano tomatoes. “5 Facts You Should Know About San Marzano Tomatoes– Recapping the Tomato Scandal” 1. Who is the King of the Tomatoes? A true DOP San…

DaniCoop – On NASFT Newsletter

As seen on Nasft – Specialty Foods’ NEWS: Gustiamo, Inc. is newly importing DOP San Marzano tomatoes from Agro Nocerino Sarnese by DANIcoop. These are varieties grown from a cooperative of 200 farmers with the mission to preserve the quality and authenticity of the San Marzano tomato. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: GUSTIAMO LAUNCHES NEWEST TOMATO IMPORT…

Danicoop, a Real Family behind Real San Marzano Tomatoes

It took us a very very long time to select DOP San Marzano Tomatoes to import to America and carry in Gustiamo’s Italy’s Best Foods’ catalog. It looks like in America everybody grows and sells San Marzano! With all the fakes around, we needed to be absolutely sure to find a producer with our same…