Category Archive for noodles & news

35 Years of Pasta, Passion & Perseverance

The year was 1981, and in the world of pasta, the times they were-a-changin’. Almost overnight, Americans went from thinking of pasta as “spaghetti and meatballs” to seeking an array of shapes, flavors and recipes.  This was also the year that Monique and Dennis Deschaine started Al Dente Pasta Company with the $6,000 they borrowed […]

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Gluten Free Living Magazine features our GF pasta!

We are thrilled to have our Gluten Free Spinach Pasta Spirals featured in Gluten-Free Living magazine!  The great taste, texture and three minute cooking time make this pasta a dream come true for Gluten Free pasta lovers! Our GF pastas are Kosher, Vegan, non-GMO and certified Gluten Free! “Sometimes it’s easy being green.  Whether you’re […]

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Rachael Ray Says Yay!

“Delicious noodles that just happen to be gluten free? Now that’s Amore!” Al Dente Gluten Free Pasta gets the thumbs up in the January 2016 issue of Every Day with Rachael Ray! It  wasn’t easy figuring out how to make gluten free pasta that met all of our criteria. First of all, it had to […]

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Business in FocusAl Dente Pasta dans les nouvelles

We had a blast working with a great Canadian publication this past summer who were interested in writing an article about us.  They really captured the history and evolution of of Al Dente Pasta Company. Hope you enjoy it!   Nous avons bien aimer notre travaille avec une grande publication canadienne l’été dernier qui étaient […]

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Carba-Nada Store Locator

Here is an “incomplete list” of stores which carry our Carba-Nada Pasta.  Unfortunately, it is hard for us to have an up-to-date list when it is often distributors who supply our retailers and we often don’t know the stores they deliver to. That’s why we appreciate it if you email us at info@aldentepasta.com to report […]

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Store Locator for Gluten Free Gluten Free Retail Stores

“Where can I get your new Gluten Free Pasta”  is the question everyone is asking! Here is our most recent list but will need your help in keeping it updated. If you see it in a store not yet on our list, then please send to info@aldentepasta.com. It brings us great joy that anyone who […]

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montreal, je t’aime!

How often do people get the chance to purchase great products directly from a specialty food distributor and for 30% below retail price! That’s what happens every year in December, right before the holidays. Favuzzi, our wonderful distributor in Montreal, has been hosting these events for a few years.  This time, I got to attend. […]

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Fine Stores, Fine People-in Montreal!

To say that I was treated well in Montreal is an understatement! To say that our pasta is treated well is also an understatement! From the minute that I was picked up at my friend’s home and chauffeured by some of the nicest people to the many fine stores which carry Al Dente, I was […]

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behind the scenes

Al Dente visitors witness family (husband, wife and sister) working side-by-side with loyal, long-time employees who are all true pasta experts. This proud legacy provides the inherent promise of homemade texture, quick cooking time and locally-sourced, American ingredients with every bag of Al Dente Pasta. We have a great team of employees who have been […]

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farmraiser fun

Tessa Belanger describes her impressions of Al Dente Pasta on the Farmraiser Blog…. “In Whitmore Lake, MI, just across the street from the lake, is a wonderland for pasta lovers. Al Dente is a small company, with big offerings. In 1981, Al Dente rolled out their first sheets of pasta dough and the high quality […]

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craft. care. joy.

Craft. Care. Joy says it all! And that’s the new ad campaign just launched by the SFA which is the Specialty Food Association-formerly known as National Association for the Specialty Food Trade.  What an honor to be selected among Association members who have become successful small business owners. “The people behind the products in our […]

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Natural Product Expo loves Chia

Great Report by Lizzie Fuhr who writes “5 Tasty Products That Put Chia Seeds Front and Center  last weekend at the Natural Product Expo West in Anaheim, everyone was buzzing about the chia seed. Though small in stature, the chia seeds offers a big boost of fiber, protein, and anti-inflammatory fatty acids, omega-3s. On their […]

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