No matter how much the children would eat, Nonna would pinch their sides and exclaim “too skinny!” while refilling their plates with more delicious food. We could never get enough of Nonna’s flavours and her ‘made with love’ cooking, or the captivating stories of her life in Italy.
Today, we’re passing Nonna’s homemade family recipes along from her kitchen to yours. Genuine Italian flavours you can enjoy at your own family gatherings. Authentic. Inspiring. Dazzling. Discover the difference tradition makes at Coppa’s Fresh Market.
A Taste of Tradition
HOME STYLE BEEF CHILI
Hearty beef, vine-ripened California tomato and red kidney beans make up the backbone to this favourite. Whether its chili night at family dinner or feeding the crowds on game day, enjoy with a dollop of sour cream, grated cheddar and a sprinkle of sliced green onion over top. Yum.
HOME STYLE BUTTERNUT SQUASH AND APPLE SOUP
A velvety blend of sweet apples and creamy butternut squash, perfectly seasoned with background notes of curry and cinnamon.
HOME STYLE CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP
The ultimate feel-good food. Our home style chicken noodle soup is bursting with slow-cooked carrots, green peas and hearty chunks of chicken. Fill a mug, sit back and warm up by the fire with a winter classic.
HOME STYLE MINESTRONE SOUP
A taste of the old country, just like Nonna used to make. Hearty beans and chunky garden veggies come together in a satisfyingly delightful medley of ingredients.
HOME STYLE SPLIT PEA & LENTIL SOUP
What's more comforting than a hot bowl of hearty vegetable packed soup? A Middle-eastern inspired soup that's sure to be a crowd pleaser. Makes a great accompaniment to lunch or dinner or even on its own as a healthy snack.
TOMATO ROASTED RED PEPPER & SMOKED GOUDA SOUP
Love at first bite. A delicious blend of California vine-ripened tomatoes and roasted red peppers provide the upfront flavors while the creamy gouda cheese finishes it off. Serve this one up at your next dinner party, it's sure to impress!
Soft and fluffy on the inside, crisp and crunchy on the outside. Serve an irresistible bruschetta at your next gathering, surprise the family with heavenly French toast or take any meal to the next level with a dish of olive oil and balsamic vinegar accompanied by a perfectly golden Nonna Francesca™ baguette.
Originating from Milan, you can break from the ordinary with this delicate bread that adds a celebratory feel to any gathering. It is traditionally served for holidays such as Christmas and New Year, but it also makes the perfect gift or a tasty treat for yourself, any time of year. The sweet surprise of raisins is sure to please.
Take barbecue season to a whole new level with moist chicken spiedini. Enjoy a leisurely dinner outside on a warm summer evening for a truly relaxing time with the family. The fresh air and setting sun aren't even the best part. Lightly spiced and perfectly tender, alfresco dining has never tasted this good.
Succulent lamb spiedini offers robust flavours that are enjoyable for any occasion. Seasoned to perfection and quick to prepare, you can now have gourmet meals at any time.
Impress your guests and make sure you have enough for seconds, because everyone will want more of this delicious meal. Enjoy the tender texture and rich flavours of premium veal spiedini, and remember that sharing is caring.
Imported directly from the famous Italian town of Modena, our rich and aromatic Nonna Francesca™ balsamic adds a gourmet accent to dressings, breads and marinades. Drizzle over avocado, tomato or even strawberries, to bring out the heavy undertones of sweet grape.
EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL
If the pathway to the heart is through the stomach, then Nonna Francesca™ extra virgin olive oil is the red rose of culinary arts. Extra virgin olive oil is the only cooking oil made without any chemicals or industrial refining. This EVOO's refreshing light flavour brings life to salads, sautéed vegetables and your favourite recipes. Mellow overtones of herbs compliment the delicate olive flavour, resulting in an oil that blends beautifully with everything it touches.
100% PURE MAPLE SYRUP
Make every family member a morning person with 100% pure Canadian maple syrup, perfect for pouring on every breakfast from pancakes to porridge. Grade A quality makes for a rich taste that ensures you.ll never hit the snooze button again.
Even Nonna would be impressed: Italian herbs and spices enhance the tantalizing flavours of ground beef and pork, rice and fresh vegetables wrapped in tender cabbage leaves and topped with a savoury tomato and vegetable sauce. Your family will love you for it.
FOUR CHEESE LASAGNA
Cheese puts a smile on everyone's face. Now you can melt their hearts with this modern classic featuring a delightful combination of four different types of cheese. Dig in to creamy layers of ricotta, parmesan, mozzarella and romano cheeses paired with deliciously flavourful pasta.
FOUR CHEESE MANICOTTI
Close your eyes and let this creamy combination of four cheeses, elegantly textured pasta shells and sublime tomato sauce carry you away to Italy. The simple pleasure of indulging in these complex flavours will feel like a small vacation with every bite.
GLUTEN-FREE FOUR CHEESE LASAGNA
Cheese puts a smile on everyone's face. Now you can melt their hearts, too, with this modern classic featuring an irresistible combination of four different cheeses. Dig into creamy layers of ricotta, parmesan, mozzarella and Romano, paired with a delightfully flavourful gluten-free pasta.
GLUTEN-FREE MEAT CANNELLONI
Bring the vibrant flavours of Italy to your family's gluten-free dinner table. Savour scrumptious pasta made from both corn and buckwheat flours, stuffed with ground beef and ricotta, and topped with a herb-infused tomato sauce. It's perfect for when you're craving that rich, homemade taste, but don't have time to cook.
GLUTEN-FREE MEAT LASAGNA
A delectable tomato sauce infused with ground beef, green pepper and carrot is matched with layers of thick corn and buckwheat flour pasta, topped with warm mozzarella goodness for a perfect and savoury flavour explosion.
GLUTEN-FREE SPINACH AND CHEESE MANICOTTI
The pasta in this dish is made with both corn and buckwheat flours to achieve a distinctly rich flavour, while savoury spinach and fluffy ricotta complete this satisfying meal. It's perfect if your diet is gluten-free, or if you're simply looking to discover new flavours.
MEAT AND RICOTTA CANNELLONI
Bring the vibrant flavours of Italy to your family's dinner table. Savour tender pasta stuffed with ground beef and ricotta, topped with splendid tomato sauce. It's perfect for when you.re craving that special homemade taste, but don't have time to cook.
A delectable tomato sauce infused with ground beef, green pepper and carrot is matched with layers of thick homemade pasta and warm mozzarella cheese for a perfect and savoury flavour explosion. Stock up on this family-size family favourite and prepare extra to avoid arguments over the last piece!
ROASTED VEGETABLE AND CHEESE LASAGNA
It's love at first bite. Hints of piquant garlic accompany fork-tender roasted red and green peppers, portobello mushrooms, spinach and butternut squash, slathered in rich tomato sauce and creamy cheeses for a zesty dinner experience. Share this large lasagna with your family or invite friends over to indulge.
Our perfected cheese to sauce ratio is only the beginning. A slightly sweet flavour and perfectly doughy texture ensure you.ll never leave the crust behind. Whether you're hosting a party, treating the family or giving yourself a break from cooking, there's an Nonna Francesca™ pizza for every occasion.
HOT & SPICY PASTA SAUCE
For those who like it hot, this fiery sauce brings the heat to any pasta dish for a mouth-watering meal. Initially sweet flavours turn invigoratingly spicy for a truly dynamic dining experience. Add as little or as much as you like to keep everyone happy.
ROASTED GARLIC PASTA SAUCE
The flavours of the Mediterranean come alive in this exquisite pasta sauce. The delectable nuance of roasted garlic combined with sweet tomato creates a heavenly blend of flavours that are sure to please.
TOMATO & BASIL PASTA SAUCE
Wine and cheese. Spaghetti and meatballs. Family and Sunday dinner. Some things are just better together. The subtle sweetness of fresh tomato and basil enhance each other while adding rich flavour to any pasta. Treat your taste buds to this deceptively simple and strikingly smooth sauce.