Gourmet seafood company famous for its tuna in olive oil launches
pull-tab lids for greater ease and convenience
SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#GenovaSeafood—Genova®
Seafood has made it even easier for Americans to answer the call
to add more seafood to their diet. The San Diego premium seafood company
revered for its superior-tasting tuna packed in pure olive oil has
launched a new line of yellowfin and albacore tuna packed in Easy-Open
Gourmet tuna aficionados can now find two of Genova’s most popular
products packed in portable cans with pull-tab lids.
Yellowfin Tuna in Olive Oil in Easy Open Cans
Albacore Tuna in Olive Oil in Easy Open Cans
Yellowfin Tuna in Extra Virgin Olive Oil with Sea Salt in Easy Open
Albacore Tuna in Olive Oil, Very Low Sodium in Easy Open Cans
Earlier this year, the release of Dietary
Guidelines for Americans 2015-2020 urged Americans to eat
seafood at least twice a week in place of other protein foods. The new
report concludes that average seafood consumption is below
recommendations for all U.S. age-sex groups.
According to Gautam Malla, senior brand manager of Genova Seafood, the
new product line answers consumer demand for faster recipe preparation
and portability. “Discerning foodies are seeking high-protein,
convenient products that also deliver on taste. We’re thrilled to offer
easy-open cans to allow time-crunched consumers to enjoy the decadent
taste of Genova on-the-go.”
The product is available in most U.S. supermarkets, Clubs (Costco and
BJs) and Walmart in 3- and 5-ounce individual cans, and 5- and 7-ounce
To accompany the new packaging, Genova today launched Genova’s Easy
Open Sweepstakes through November 26, 2016. Users who tag
#GenovaSeafoodSweeps on social media have the chance to win a weekly
giveaway Mediterranean-themed gift basket from Genova.
In honor of the new easy-open cans, Genova introduced a series of quick
and easy recipes that showcase the rich taste of Genova:
Tuna Caesar Salad — Toasted French baguette alongside plated
romaine hearts topped with rich and flavorful Genova, egg, garlic and
parmesan and chives is a new twist on traditional Caesar Salad.
Tuna Lettuce Wraps — These lettuce wraps blend Genova Tuna
with mango, mint, walnuts and coconut flakes for a healthy bite of
in Avocado with Red Onion — The savory taste of Genova
combined with Greek yogurt, lemon juice, coriander, red onion,
cucumber and cilantro spooned generously into avocado halves creates a
perfect low-carb lunch.
Tuna Nachos — Tortilla chips topped with Genova, lemon,
parsley, rosemary, parmesan cheese, diced tomato, green onion and
mozzarella cheese delivers a fresh take on the ultimate game-day snack.
About Genova Seafood
Genova Seafood is a high quality, savory Yellowfin and Albacore tuna
prized for its culinary qualities. Packed in olive oil, a traditionally
Mediterranean method, Genova enhances appetizers, salads, sandwiches,
main dishes and more. All Genova products are naturally gluten-free,
Kosher, and an excellent source of Omega-3 and protein.
For information on Genova, including recipes, serving suggestions and
retail locations go to www.genovaseafood.com.