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San Marzano DOP Tomatoes

San Marzano tomatoes are preferred by chefs (and grandmothers) around the world for their plump flesh, fewer seeds, and sweet flavor.

Minced Garlic

Our Minced Garlic is versatile and ready to use straight from the jar, garlic is perfect in sauces, with seafood, for dips, with roasted vegetables…really for just about anything!

Gluten Free Penne Rigate

Made from corn, rice and quinoa, it holds the same quality and flavor you’ve come to expect from all of our pastas.

Marinated Artichokes Hearts

Our tender artichoke hearts are quartered and marinated in oil and spices.

What is

Get straight to the good stuff with Pastene’s selection of kitchen-ready tomatoes. Peeled, ground, and fresh-packed, we’ve taken all the work out of it. All you have to do is open and enjoy!

You Say Tomato.
We Say San Marzano.

San Marzano tomatoes are known for their low acidity, sweet, savory flavor, and ruby-red complexion. From master chefs to first-time…


Crave-Worthy Recipes

From Sunday dinner to Taco Tuesday, find the perfect recipe for your next favorite dish.

Holidays Main Courses Pasta & Risotto Vegetarian

Creamy Pimento Mac and Cheese

Antipasti, Starters, & Snacks Cinco de Mayo Vegetarian

Seven Layer Skillet Dip

Gluten Free Healthy Eats Main Courses Pasta & Risotto Soups

Gluten-Free Baked Penne with Roasted Vegetables

Antipasti, Starters, & Snacks Pasta & Risotto Soups

Escarole and Bean Soup

Easy Weeknight Main Courses Pasta & Risotto

Spaghettini with Garlic, Anchovies and Parsley

Who we are

Pastene - Quality Foods Since 1874

What started in 1848 as a modest pushcart operation out of Boston’s North End has grown into one of North America’s oldest family-run businesses. Over 172 years, we have continued to hone our craft and grow alongside generations of customers. A lot has changed over the years, but the one thing that remains is our family’s commitment to quality. Rich tradition, family atmosphere, commitment to our community, and pride in our product is what continues to inspire us year after year.

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