California Olive Ranch Branches Out

It’s a great day for pasta lovers! California Olive Ranch is releasing a new category with a line of 100% California vine-ripened tomatoes and extra virgin olive oil-based pasta sauces to help make meal time even more delicious. As the largest grower of olives for extra virgin olive oil in California, the brand has been expanding to meet consumer demand. This new line of pasta sauces follows a recent unveiling of California Olive Ranch brand marinades and dressings as well. 

A spokesperson for the company confirms that California Olive Ranch will continue to keep new products that feature its award-winning extra virgin olive oil at the forefront, giving consumers across the country products that are both functional in use and novel in taste. 

“Innovation is what drives us here at California Olive Ranch,” says Michael Fox, CEO of California Olive Ranch. “By bringing our award-winning extra virgin olive oil to this new category we are giving at-home cooks across the nation a new go-to that is steeped in natural, high-quality ingredients.” 

This highly anticipated collection introduces kitchens to five unique varieties of sauce, all made to enhance and complement an array of homemade dishes — from classic Italian concepts to veggie-forward fare but with a California-inspired twist. Similar to a sauce you would make at home, California Olive Ranch’s collection gives at-home cooks deep flavors, with no added preservatives or sugars. 

“We believe we are the first to offer sauces made with 100% California grown tomatoes and 100% California olive oil to the retail channel,” says Fox.

California Olive Ranch will be introducing five great-tasting products, all featuring the brand’s award-winning 100% California Extra Virgin Olive Oil and California vine-ripened tomatoes: California Style Marinara, Garden Basil, Roasted Garlic, Portobello Mushroom and Parmesan Vodka.

To commemorate the launch, California Olive Ranch is rolling out a playful “Legalize Marinara” campaign meant to celebrate the 100% California tomatoes and extra virgin olive oil exclusively featured in the products. 

With this introduction, the California Olive Ranch® brand joins its sister brand, Lucini Italia® in the Pasta Sauce category.  The Lucini brand recently debuted new and improved formulas to their delicious line of fresh 100% Italian pasta sauces earlier this year. Flavors include: Roasted Garlic, Rustic Tomato Basil, Savory Golden Tomato, Spicy Tuscan Tomato, and Tuscan Tomato. All Lucini sauces are organic with no added sugar and feature fresh, flavorful, vibrant ingredients that elevate any pasta dish. 

California Olive Ranch and Lucini Italia’s pasta sauces as well as their other products are available for purchase at and at select retail partners across the country.

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