Concentrato di Pomodoro – Tomato concentrate/paste/puree
Provides extra tomato flavour. Avaiable in small cans, tubes or jars. Check the ingredients to make sure there is no added sugar
Polpa di pomodoro – Chopped tomatoes
Available in cans or jars. If you can’t find ripe, fresh tomatoes for a sauce, these are an excellent substitution.
Pomodori pelati – Peeled tomatoes
Usually need to be chopped before use. Another good substitution for fresh tomatoes.
Passata di pomodoro -Sieved tomatoes
A kind of thick tomato juice, perfect for use in sauces. Available in jars or cartons.