Organic Diced Tomatoes

18.3 oz jar

Retail Price: $4.50


Our Price: $3.35 (Save 26%)

18.3 oz jar

Why You’ll Love It

Jovial’s Organic Diced Tomatoes come straight from a small family farm in Italy. They're picked at the peak of freshness during the hot summer months, and only travel a short distance from the field to where they are packed into glass jars, providing a premium product without worry of harmful chemicals. You just can't beat the fresh tomato flavor. See More
SKU: 815421013030

About This Brand

Jovial Foods, Inc. was founded by a husband and wife team who has always been passionate about food, farming and traditions. Carla and Rodolfo met in the 1980’s in Bologna, where she was spending a year abroad studying Italian and he was studying agriculture. Both were born into family of talented home cooks, he in Italy and she in New England, and food was at the center of their childhoods. Carla and Rodolfo discovered that their young daughter’s asthma, stomach disturbances, mood swings, chronic sinusitis and excessive hair loss was caused by her body’s sensitivity to modern wheat. They both were professionals in the organic food industry, but they realized they needed to go beyond organic. Their focus shifted to creating high-quality gluten free foods for their family. They were not only looking for great tasting, gluten free foods processed without allergens, they also wanted their daughter’s food to be made with the best certified organic ingredients. Carla and Rodolfo soon...
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Ingredients

Organic tomatoes, organic tomato purée.


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Serving Size ½ cup (124g) Servings Per Container About 4

Amount Per Serving

Calories 30 Calories from Fat 0

% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g 0%
Sodium 30mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 6g 2%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 4g
Protein 1g

Vitamin A 25%
Vitamin C 35%
Calcium 2%
Iron 2%

Our tomatoes are Certified Gluten Free at less than 10ppm. Our facility is free of milk, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts, shellfish, soy and wheat.

Why You’ll Love Organic Diced Tomatoes

Sometimes being in the red can be a good thing, like when you have a plate full of juicy tomatoes just waiting to be devoured. Tomatoes and tomato sauces are some of the most versatile cooking ingredients around; they’re used for pizzas, pastas, sandwiches, salads, and just about everything in between. In fact, Thrive has found ways to use the fruit at breakfast, lunch, and dinner, which is a great way to tap into the many health benefits of tomatoes multiple times per day.

Options like Jovial Organic Diced Tomatoes assure you are getting the best quality available. Jovial uses only 100% organic produce that locks in all the rich vitamins, antioxidants, and phytochemicals. And with absolutely no added ingredients, these diced tomatoes are gluten-free and low in fat and sodium.

Jovial’s tomatoes come straight from a small family farm in Italy. During the hot summer months, they are given the utmost attention and are picked at the peak of freshness. They only travel a short distance from the field to where they are packed into glass jars, providing a premium product without worry of harmful chemicals like BPA.

It’s as close to home canning as possible, without the extra work.

Why organic tomatoes are better

Jovial Organic Diced Tomatoes are made with only two ingredients: organic tomatoes and organic tomato purée. So, why does it matter to choose organic tomatoes over traditional kinds sold at the market? There are a few different reasons, but primarily it has to deal with the skin of the tomato itself.

If you cut open a fresh tomato, you’ll notice how thin the outer skin is. Unlike other fruits and vegetables, such as watermelon and eggplant, tomatoes only have a small layer that protects the content inside. That means that if pesticides are used (which is often the case with non-organic tomatoes), the chemicals will be more easily able to get past the outer layer and seep into the food you eat—even if you wash them beforehand.

Tomatoes are regarded as one of the riskiest foods for contamination, and even a small amount of exposure can lead to uncomfortable symptoms such as nausea, abdominal cramps, diarrhea, dizziness, anxiety, and confusion. Exposure to pesticides is also associated with a number of other problems like respiratory issues, memory disorders, skin conditions, depression, miscarriage, birth defects, cancer, and neurological conditions like Parkinson’s disease.

As if there weren’t already enough reasons to go with organic tomatoes, it’s also important to remember the impact organic produce has on the environment. Tomatoes grown with pesticides are fertilized at a significantly faster rate, potentially leading to soil that will become depleted of all of its valuable nutrients. On the other hand, organic farms cycle their crops carefully, making sure that the land can be used for many seasons in the future.

The health benefits of organic tomatoes

Not only does going organic mean that no nasty pesticides are involved, but it also offers higher concentrations of the healthy parts of the produce. Tomatoes are naturally rich in fiber and vitamins A, E, and K. Generally speaking, this naturally occurring goodness becomes magnified when the fruit is harvested on organic farms. Some of the most potent vitamins and minerals in a tomato include:

  • Vitamin C, which helps make the body as healthy as possible. It can reduce or prevent complications from colds, like pneumonia and lung problems. Vitamin C is also responsible for keeping skin hydrated, which gives it a smooth, youthful appearance.

  • Lycopene, the antioxidant that gives tomatoes a bright red hue, but also helps humans in maintaining the strength of cell membranes. This lets good nutrients into the body while keeping toxic materials out, which helps to prevent occurrences of heart disease, infertility, diabetes, cataracts, and osteoporosis. Tomatoes are the primary source of lycopene.

  • Kaempferol, a mighty phytochemical that is 97 percent more concentrated in organic tomatoes and offers anti-inflammatory effects as well as helping to prevent cancer.

Cooking with Jovial Organic Diced Tomatoes

From pasta to soup, eggs and pizza, there is no shortage of ideas for cooking with premium diced tomatoes.

Tomato Chickpea Soup

Creamy tomato soup goes dairy-free when using mashed-up chickpeas in place of dairy. Combine with diced tomatoes, olive oil, rosemary, garlic, and honey for an easy-to-cook recipe that is great for lunch or dinner.

Eggs in Purgatory

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, especially when you have a tasty dish you can look forward to when you wake up. Forgo the traditional eggs and bacon and instead whip up “eggs in purgatory,” a spicy concoction that fuses poached eggs with a spicy tomato sauce. You can also add feta cheese on top to amp up the flavor.

Grilled Vegan Pizza

Sub in Jovial Organic Diced Tomatoes for sauce-based pizza that’s just as tasty. Top with some veggies from the fridge—zucchini, black olives, and avocado are recommended—and grill the crust for that authentic wood-fired charred flavor. And the best part is, it’s totally vegan.

Paleo Chili

This recipe could vie for any cook-off. Made with diced tomatoes, tomato paste, ground beef, beef bone broth, and a helping of zesty spices like chili powder, cayenne pepper, paprika, and red pepper flakes, this hearty chili is both Paleo friendly and provides a super boost of protein for lunch and dinner.

Traditional Angel Hair Pasta

There’s nothing wrong with sticking to the basics, too. Boil this angel hair pasta or try a gluten-free fettuccine, and then top your noodles with a homemade sauce made of diced tomatoes, tomato paste, and a dose of hearty spices like garlic and oregano.

About Jovial

Jovial Foods, Inc. is a family-owned business that was founded by the husband-and-wife team of Carla and Rodolfo Bartolucci, both of whom have a strong passion for food, farming techniques, and traditions. The couple met in Italy when Carla was studying abroad, and instantly bonded over coming from families with talented home cooks. After having children, they discovered their young daughter had severe health problems caused by a sensitivity to wheat and have since made it their mission to create high-quality, gluten-free foods for everyone to enjoy.

Reviews For Organic Diced Tomatoes

Based on 33 Reviews

Organic Diced tomatoes

The Best, the only diced tomatoes I will buy..

- Patrick

Item

Just what I needed, great product.

- Kevin

Organic Diced Tomatoes

So happy to find tomatoes in a jar!! Nice to get away from canned, great flavour and a great price:)

- Heather

Jovial Organic Diced Tomatoes

An excellent product. The color and taste far surpassed any other tomato product I have ever purchased.

- diane

Diced tomatoes

Delicious! We use lots of tomatoes when we cook. These are very tasty!

- Linda Raden

Ellie

I use this in all my Italian and Mexican cooking. I love it.

- Ellie

TMom

So great to have an option that's not in a can!

- Tammy Pigott

Perfect!

Delicious flavor, organic, glass jar, and super price. Couldn't be better. The only tomato brand I'll by from this point forward. And only from Thrive.

- John

Jovial diced tomatoes

These taste just like home canned tomatoes

- Peggy

no can!

I love that I can get organic and no can. I prefer glass jars as fewer chemicals in contact with the food vs a can. BPA-free can liners are using BPB, we just don't know what it does to us yet! This is my new go-to for canned tomatoes - very nice.

- Lorrie

Just me

Great to have organic tomatoes come in health conscience jars and lids.

- Veriena

Organic Diced Tomatoes

Great for any soup and we enjoy reusing the glass container.

- Lee

Glass jar!

Hard to find diced tomato in glass container! I like to avoid cans when possible, especially when it comes to tomato and their acidity!
Great product

- Julie

pure & simple

As one who has multiple food intolerances, I love that this product just has tomatoes and I can always add the spices or extras that I can tolerate. I have placed multiple orders for this product. It's the best!

- Donna

Love this glass jar

So good to finally find organic tomatoes in a jar instead of a can. No worries about can chemicals.

- Dee

3jayjulie

Nice flavor, but would like to lager chunks. Glad to escape the possible dangers of chemicals in canned tomatoes. It may make a difference since I use them in so often in my recipes.

- Julie

The perfect solution

I try to keep my home/food as chemical-free as possible. I had been using organic tomatoes a while, but I couldn't find anything on the can about being BPA free, so I decided to switch to jars. These are not cheap in stores, but Thrive makes them much more affordable. We use tomatoes a lot, so I like that I can just reseal the jar and pop them in the fridge to use later. I buy 2 or 3 of these every time I order.

- Sarah K

Fresh!

Jovial brand jarred tomatoes are the freshest you will ever taste! I have used them to make my own pasta sauce, salsa, and even just plain with tortillas right out of the jar--they are so good! The freshest tomatoes next to dicing up your own right out of the garden!

- Michelle

FARM FRESH FLAVOR

Love the tomato sauce! It honestly tastes as good as my grandma's home canned ones! Highly recommend!

- Mari

Excellent

Exceptionally flavorful Italian tomatoes for authentic pasta sauces+. Been searching quality tomatoes in a glass container. Great price as well...these will be a staple.

- Deb

Tastes great but diced very small

I like the taste of this and that it's in a glass jar but the tomatoes are diced considerably smaller than I'm used to from a diced tomato product. But I will keep buying it.

- Lori

Jovial rocks!!

Fantastic to find delicious, organic tomatoes in a glass jar, especially in the winter when they're not in season on the east coast! Recipes don't always call for the pre-measured amounts that most cans contain. These can be kept in the fridge and used as needed. Now I will never be without them.

- Allyson

Excellent

I am very happy to have found these organic diced tomatoes (with no unwanted ingredients) in a glass jar. Just what I was looking for!

- Cheryl

Happy with purchase

Good tomatoes! Love that they come in a glass jar.

- Kelly

Jovial Tomato Products

It's so hard to find organic stewed and diced tomatoes in a jar, rather than a BPA lined can, but Thrive Market has made them available!

- Carolyn

Fabulous, fresh taste

I've been searching for years for tomatoes like these. There's no added salt or sugar...just simple tomatoes. I love that these are processed in glass jars and are BPA-free. But the best part is how they taste...amazingly fresh!

- Dianne

Just Tomatoes!

First of all, this jar is figuratively bursting with flavor! These tomatoes make the perfect base for a good pasta sauce. I've also used them in goulash, they're juicy tasting and just a little sweet.

What I really love though, is that there is no salt, no citric acid, nothing but tomato and tomato paste in here! I also love that it's in a jar, not a can, so I don't have to worry about BPA! I highly recommend these diced tomatoes, these are now the only ones I'll buy!

- Gretchen O'brien

Perfect sweetness!

These diced tomatoes are the best! The flavor and consistency is incomparable to any other I have tried. It also includes the perfect sweetness.

Since I make a lot of pasta, I am glad this sauce is low fat. Organic is just an extra bonus! Personally, I wish the tomato chunks were much larger.

- Traci Walters

Really High Quality

These diced tomatoes are absolutely unbelievable! They taste completely real and so rich. They are bit more expensive than the generic brand but they are absolutely worth the extra cost. They're healthy and taste great. I will definitely buy again.

- Anita H

Diced Goodness

I make a lot of pasta sauces and this is often my base. I love that the tomatoes are already diced and I do not have to cut them myself. The flavor is rich, real and not to liquidy. I am also very happy that they are in cans. Sometimes tomato acid can leach negative chemicals from the can. Would buy again!

- Dolores Maldonado

loved them! just like your own tomatoes!

these tomatoes were as fresh as the ones I put up in the fall! wonderful flavor!

- sallie

I can't say enough to good things.

I love the glass jar that I can reuse. I love that there is no bpa. I love how easy it is to store leftovers in the fridge by putting the lid back on" most of all, I love how it tastes. Deep and rich tomato flavor. Works just as well if not better than canned tomatoes.

- Susannah

Delicious

Great taste and quality, so much better than canned. Used them for a beef goulash and a chicken sausage pasta sauce.

- Pamela

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