Welcome to "Tomato Talk" from Red Gold Tomatoes, the trusted source for all your tomato needs. With over 80 years of experience as a family-owned company, we are tomato experts dedicated to sharing our knowledge with you. From the history of this delicious fruit to its culinary uses, we provide valuable information for seasoned chefs and home cooks alike. Learn about different tomato varieties, selecting the best ones, proper storage techniques, and preparation tips. At Red Gold Tomatoes, we prioritize family, experience, and expertise to meet all your tomato-related needs. Join us as we delve into the world of "Tomato Talk" and discover the joy it brings to your kitchen and life.
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Understanding the Difference between Tomato Sauce, Tomato Puree, and Tomato Paste
Not to worry! Your friends at Red Gold Tomatoes are here to help you out! To put your mind at ease, we’ll delve into the differences between tomato sauce, tomato puree, and tomato paste, their uses in cooking, and we’ll also present a few delicious recipes. From this point on, you’ll have clarity on tomato sauce vs. tomato puree vs. tomato paste and you will not only know which one to choose – you’ll also impress your family and friends with your deep knowledge of tomatoes!
Tomato Sauce: Definition and Uses
Tomato Sauce Recipe
If you need a comforting dish perfect for a family gathering, a potluck, or simply a weeknight supper, check out a great tomato sauce recipe that’s sure to delight, our Baked Spaghetti! It’s a savory dish that you can enjoy with ground beef or Italian sausage, melted mozzarella, parmesan and other tasty ingredients, topped off with Red Gold Tomato Sauce, always made with the freshest, family farm-grown tomatoes.
Tomato Puree: Definition and Uses
Tomato Puree Recipe
For a great tomato puree recipe that’s sure to please your guests, check out our Black Bean Chili recipe. You simply place the ingredients in your slow cooker and let the flavors combine into this delightful dish that is packed with beans, onions, canned tomatoes, and ground beef.
Tomato Paste: Definition and Uses
Tomato Paste Recipe
If you’re looking for that perfect Sunday night sauce for your family dinner, check out our Authentic Italian Gravy recipe. Red Gold Tomato paste helps make this gravy authentic, with fresh ingredients, Italian spices and tomatoes all working together to create an unforgettable gravy.
Tomato Sauce vs. Tomato Puree vs. Tomato Paste: Key Differences
Flavor and Texture
Shelf Life and Storage
Canned, unopened tomato sauce, puree and tomato paste, stored properly, can last for 18-24 months.
For more than eight decades, family owned Red Gold Tomatoes has insisted that only the best quality and freshest tomatoes make it into our tomato sauce, tomato paste, and tomato puree. Grown on 35 Midwest farms and picked at the height of freshness, our tomatoes are bursting with color, firmness and flavor, and we’re proud to be the first brand to offer Non-GMO Project Verified Ingredients and Non-BPA/BPS lined cans so your tomatoes taste fresh off the vine. We never need to use any artificial colors, flavors or preservatives because our patented Steam Packed Fresh process ensures our tomatoes are preserved using only heat. So, whether you need tomato sauce for your pasta, tomato paste for your gravy, or tomato puree for your pork roast recipe, Red Gold makes all of them with the freshest, most delicious tomatoes available!
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