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Jalapeño Peppers

Jalapeños are moderately hot chili peppers that are two to three inches long and usually dark…

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Great things come in glass jars

We love food. Quality food. Delicious food. Traditional food. Flavorful food. Healthy food. Convenient food. Fresh food. Yummy food. It's this love and passion for food that has been passed down from generation to generation within our family. And it's why Mezzetta specialty foods has grown to become the leading producer of glass-packed peppers, olives, and specialty foods in the United States.

Family owned since 1935, the fourth generation of Mezzetta family is continuing the commitment to bring our customers the highest quality foods available. We source the finest fresh produce from the sun-drenched soils of California, Italy, Spain, France, and Greece and prepare them according to our Italian family recipes at our state-of-the-art production facility in the Napa Valley.

Whether you are looking for a quick healthy snack or gourmet ingredients for your favorite dishes—reach for a jar of Mezzetta specialty foods at your local grocery store and see the difference what a little love of food can make. Inspiration is just a twist away.

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For easy weeknight meals, keep several jars of Mezzetta Marinara on hand for quick pasta dinners, casseroles and slow cooker recipes.

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From Our Customers

  • "tried your Kona Coast Island Teriyaki Marinade & Grilling Sauce. WOW!!! I used it on several pieces of Mahi Mahi. Thanks for such a great product. I can't wait to try the other ones!" Sincerely, Joseph Flores CA

  • "The Castelvetrano olives are the closest you can get to the "real thing" here in the U.S.! We spent two weeks celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary in Italy last year and discovered this type of olive in a little osteria near Sorrento. I have been craving them since then and stumbled across your product in my local Kroger last month. Thank you so much for taking me back to Italy every time I open a new jar! " Waller, TX

  • "I absolutely love everything you guys produce. My father is from Sicily and we have trouble finding quality products outside of New York City. You guys are our go to when it comes to Italian food. We especially love your pepperoncinis. I just wanted to say thank you for your commitment to quality.
    " Charleston,SC

  • "I love your product; everyone in the family can't get enough!" Chris Kennedy - San Francisco, CA

  • "I am a great fan of Peperoncini, but I just LOVE your Sliced Golden Peperoncini. I have them as a side with all my meals sometimes at breakfast." Thank you, Grammygadget313

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