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Conte’s: Gluten Free Pastas

Posted in Featured Brand on February 16th at 4:16 pm

Living with celiac disease and gluten sensitivity creates unique dietary needs that can be difficult to accommodate, leaving sufferers deprived of the very foods they love most.  Recognizing the changing dietary needs of the modern family and driven by the belief that everyone should be able to enjoy good food, Conte’s Pasta has committed itself to creating tasty and convenient gluten free dining alternatives.  Over the past decade, Conte’s has perfected celiac-friendly versions of many of its authentic, handmade-style specialties, and now offers a wide selection of wheat free and  gluten free pastas, pizzas, and microwaveable meals that are so delicious, people will mistake them for the ‘real’ thing!

Conte's Gluten Free Pasta

Through the end of February, Garden Spot Distributors is pleased to offer 15% Off the following Conte’s gluten free pastas:

175071 Gnocchi:  6/12 oz. – $25.86* (CS) – $7.29 (SRP)
175090 Pumpkin Gnocchi: 10/12 oz. – $44.63* (CS) – $7.49 (SRP)
175051 Potato/Cheese/Onion Pierogies:  6/12 oz. – $25.86* (CS) – $7.29 (SRP)
175061 Potato/Onion Pierogies:  6/12 oz. – $25.86* (CS) – $7.29 (SRP)
175096 Butternut Squash Ravioli: 6/12 oz. – $29.58* (CS) – $8.29 (SRP)
175011 Cheese Ravioli:  6/12 oz. – $25.86* (CS) – $7.29 (SRP)
175001 Grilled Chicken & Broccoli Rabe Ravioli: 10/12 oz. – $62.39* (CS) – $10.49 (SRP)
175092 Pumpkin Ravioli: 10/12 oz. – $44.63* (CS) – $7.49 (SRP)
175031 Spinach & Cheese Ravioli:  6/12 oz. – $25.86* (CS) – $7.29 (SRP)
175041 Cheese Stuffed Shells:  6/12 oz. – $25.86* (CS) – $7.29 (SRP)
175003 Four Cheese Tortolloni: 6/10 oz. – $29.58* (CS) – $8.29 (SRP)
*Price reflects 15% Case Discount, effective 2/1/15 – 2/28/15.

If you are interested in carrying these, or any of the other great Conte’s products available through Garden Spot Distributors, contact us today to speak with a sales representative!

Le Veneziane: Gluten Free Pasta

Posted in Featured Brand on January 12th at 3:27 pm

It’s no secret that Italian cuisine is known, and respected, the world round for its delicious pastas. Just the names alone – lasagna, penne, spaghetti – conjure up mouthwatering images of plates filled with steaming noodles, creamy cheeses, and rich sauces. So, when it comes to finding a gluten free pasta that perfectly captures that delicate balance of flavor and texture, who better to trust than the top-selling gluten free pasta in Italy? Le Veneziane builds upon five generations of experience to create delicious, corn-based pastas in the classic Italian tradition. With its characteristic golden hue, this is authentic Italian pasta with a taste and texture as good, or better, than the ‘real thing.’ Not gluey or tough like some other gluten free pastas, Le Veneziane is a low fateasy to digest option ideal for pasta lovers who still want to eat healthfully. Available in a wide variety of shapes, Le Veneziane is light and delicate, pairing well with a range of other flavors. Serve it simply with just some olive oil and herbs, toss it with a traditional meat sauce, or add it to soups, stews, or casseroles – this pasta is a versatile dining solution for any meal of the week. And to complete your meal, try Le Veneziane’s new mini grissini. The perfect accompaniment to any pasta dinner, these delicious, crunchy breadsticks also make a great snack!

Le Veneziane Gluten Free Corn Pasta

Interested in offering Le Veneziane to your customers? Contact Garden Spot Distributors today to order and, through January, save 10% on every case purchased!  The following quality products are currently available:

186670 Mini Grissini (Breadsticks):  8/8.8 oz – $28.73* (CS) – $5.99 (SRP)
186605 Ditalini (Soup) Corn Pasta:  12/8.8 oz – $27.32* (CS) – $3.79 (SRP)
186635 Elbows Corn Pasta:  12/8.8 oz – $27.32* (CS) – $3.79 (SRP)
186600 Eliche (Rotelle) Corn Pasta:  12/8.8 oz – $27.32* (CS) – $3.99 (SRP)
186645 Farfalle (Bow-Tie) Corn Pasta:  12/8.8 oz – $27.32* (CS) – $3.79 (SRP)
186610 Fettucce (Tagliatelle) Corn Pasta:  12/8.8 oz – $27.32* (CS) – $3.99 (SRP)
186615 Lasagna Corn Pasta:  12/8.81 oz – $43.09* (CS) – $5.99 (SRP)
186620 Penne Rigate Corn Pasta:  12/8.8 oz – $27.32* (CS) – $3.99 (SRP)
186625 Pipe (Shells) Corn Pasta:  12/8.81 oz – $27.32* (CS) – $3.99 (SRP)
186630 Rigatoni Corn Pasta:  12/8.8 oz – $27.32* (CS) – $3.99 (SRP)
186640 Spaghetti Corn Pasta:  24/8.8 oz – $54.65* (CS) – $3.99 (SRP)
* Prices adjusted to reflect 10% Case Discount, valid 1/1/15 – 1/31/15.

Conte’s Pasta: Gluten Free Italian Cuisine

Posted in Featured Brand on May 19th at 4:14 pm

Conte's Pasta

May is Celiac Awareness Month, a time when attention is called to those who suffer from celiac disease and gluten sensitivity.  Living with such disorders creates unique dietary needs that can be difficult to accommodate and can leave sufferers deprived of the very foods they love most.  Recognizing the changing dietary needs of the modern family and driven by the belief that everyone should be able to enjoy good food, Conte’s Pasta has committed itself to creating tasty and convenient gluten free dining alternatives.  Based in New Jersey, but tracing its roots all the way back to Italy, Conte’s has over thirty years of experience in providing consumers with the finest in authentic Italian cuisine.  Now, Conte’s also offers a wide selection of wheat free and gluten free pastas, pizzas, and microwaveable meals that are so delicious, people will mistake them for the ‘real’ thing!

Garden Spot Distributors is pleased to offer several of delicious gluten free products from Conte’s Pasta:

175011 Cheese Ravioli:  6/12 oz. – $30.42 (CS) – $7.29 (SRP)

175031 Spinach & Cheese Ravioli:  6/12 oz. – $30.42 (CS) – $7.29 (SRP)

175041 Cheese Stuffed Shells:  6/12 oz. – $30.42 (CS) – $7.29 (SRP)

175051 Potato/Cheese/Onion Pierogies:  6/12 oz. – $30.42 (CS) – $7.29 (SRP)

175061 Potato/Onion Pierogies:  6/12 oz. – $30.42 (CS) – $7.29 (SRP)

175071 Gnocchi:  6/12 oz. – $30.42 (CS) – $7.29 (SRP)

175080 Margherita Pizza:  6/16 oz. – $33.48 (CS) – $7.99 (SRP)

175085 Mushroom Florentine Pizza:  6/16 oz. – $35.64 (CS) – $8.49 (SRP)

175067 Vegetable Lasagna:  3/5 lb. – $77.58 (CS) – $36.99 (SRP)

175023 Cheese Lasagna Meal:  6/12 oz. – $26.52 (CS) – $6.29 (SRP)

175017 Cheese Ravioli w/ Tomato Sauce Meal:  6/12 oz. – $26.52 (CS) – $6.29 (SRP)

175028 Stuffed Shells w/ Tomato Sauce Meal:  6/12 oz. – $26.52 (CS) – $6.29 (SRP)

If you are interested in carrying Conte’s in your store, contact us today to speak with a sales representative!

Le Veneziane Pasta

Posted in Featured Brand on February 12th at 2:33 pm

If you’re looking for a delicious gluten-free pasta offering for your retail location – look no further. Quattrobimbi’s imported Le Veneziane pasta from Molino di Ferro is just the ticket! Perhaps due to their strong preferences for bread, pasta and pastry, Italy is one of the leading producers of gluten-free foods, and Le Veneziane has been the best selling gluten-free pasta brand in Italy for more than 10 years.

Le Veneziane pasta is created from GMO-free corn meal. Thanks to the corn, the pasta is chock full of carotenes (provitamin A) which give it a natural yellow color and it ensures excellent cooking quality of the pasta that tastes great and is easily digestible for those with a gluten intolerance – and it’s even certified Kosher from Italy’s Kosher Union.

The following Le Veneziane pastas are available through Garden Spot Distributors:

186600 Eliche (Rotelle) Corn Pasta

186610 Fettucce (Tagliatelle) Corn Pasta

186620 Penne Rigate Corn Pasta

186630 Rigatatoni Corn Pasta

186640 Spaghetti Corn Pasta

If you’re looking to stock more gluten-free pasta options in your store – you’re in luck. La Veneziane is available in eliche, fettuccini, penne, rigatoni and spaghetti. Your customers will think they’ve been transported to a rustic Italian dinner table, and they’ll surely thank you for it!