The Mediterranean Diet is considered the most heart-healthy diet by nutrition experts and doctors alike. The abundance of anti-inflammatory foods and healthy fats help reduce your risk of heart attack, stroke, type 2 diabetes and premature death. Learn more about the Mediterranean Diet and how to kickstart a healthier lifestyle with Cento.
Olive oil, a primary component of Italian cuisine, is considered one of the healthiest oils to cook with due to the health benefits when its used in place of saturated fats in your diet. Learn more about the health benefits of olive oil, ways to incorporate it into your everyday cooking, and conversions to use oil in place of butter while baking.
At Cento, we recognize the importance of sustainability and protecting our environment. Our Organic products are produced without the use of pesticides and food additives in compliance with the USDA. Learn more about our line of organic products, our commitment to protecting our environment and our sustainable farming practices.
Olives have been enjoyed for thousands of years as the olive tree is one of the oldest trees ever harvested by humans. Equally diverse and versatile, olives are grown across the world and come in many different varieties that can be used to complement your favorite dishes. Our Olive Guide gives detailed information on our Cento olives, including their origin, taste and uses.
Whole grains contain valuable antioxidants not found in fruits in vegetables, such as iron, fiber, magnesium, vitamin E and vitamin B. Eating whole grains can help reduce your risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes and obesity, as well as lower your cholesterol. But, how do you know what foods are whole grain? Use our Whole Grains Guide to learn more about these important grains and our Anna Whole Grain Pasta cuts.
With so many different varieties of canned tomatoes, sometimes it can be confusing trying to figure out which type is best for your recipe. From our Cento Certified San Marzano Tomatoes to our Cento Tomato Paste, we offer an extensive line of tomatoes to suit your culinary needs. Use our Canned Tomato Guide to understand the differences in texture and the best use for each type of Cento premium tomatoes.
Cento All Purpose Crushed Tomatoes are your "everything tomatoes", a pantry staple that is versatile enough to use in your favorite recipes. These vine-ripened tomatoes are picked, steam peeled and fresh packed to preserve freshness and flavor. Learn more about why Cento All Purpose Crushed Tomatoes are so popular and the many ways you can use them in your favorite dishes.
Cento Tuna is wild caught, dolphin-safe and certified sustainable with complete traceability to wild capture fisheries by the Marine Stewardship Council. Learn more about our commitment to providing only the finest tuna loins and the steps we take to ensure our tuna is the highest quality available.
Our Quality Assurance mandates strict laboratory testing and extensive quality control tests to ensure our olive oil is just that, 100% olive oil made from only the finest olives. Cento Extra Virgin Olive Oil and all of the oils in our family of brands are rigorously tested and held to the highest of standards to ensure only the highest quality, authentic product is used by consumers.
For the past 50 years, we have continued to use an environmentally friendly steam peeling process for our tomatoes. We have always and will always continue to exemplify the highest industry quality and sustainability standards: using no chemical by-products, just hot water and the same process that has been used in Italy for centuries.