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Frequently asked questions

What is D.O.P?

D.O.P. (Demonizione d'Orgine Protetta) San Marzano Tomato of Agro Sarnese - Nocerino Area La Valle’s signature San Marzano tomatoes are harvested at the height of maturity and carefully preserved in state-of-the-art facilities according to time-honored traditions carried on by the descendants of founder Alfonso Sellitto. To be D.O.P. the tomatoes need to come from a more specific area around Mount Vesuvius where the tomatoes are grown, label has to have specific wording, include serial numbers and DOP stamps.

Do your cans contain BPA?

All our cans are BPA FREE!

How do I properly store canned tomatoes after opening?

If you do not use all contents in canned items be sure to transfer to a air tight container and store in the fridge for up to 4 days.

Where can I purchase your items?

Give us a call or send an email to info@lavalleus.com and we'll do our best to find a location near you! Or try online retailers like https://www.cucinaitaliana.shop/ to purchase

Want to become a distributor or retailer?

Please send over company information to info@lavalleus.com and someone will be in touch shortly!