San Remo’s new ‘Performance Range’ Pasta has been awarded Product of The Year – Pasta and Rice Category 2022. 5,000 Australian’s took part in the world’s largest consumer voted awards for product innovation has recognised San Remo’s Pasta Pro and Fibre Fest products for taking Australian’s nutrition to the next level.
Both San Remo Pasta Pro and Fibre Fest pasta products have been engineered to meet Australia’s demand for a broader set of nutritious meal options. This Product of The Year Award continues recognition of San Remo’s ability to deliver true category leading innovation through the grocery channel.
San Remo Pasta Pro is vegan friendly and offers the same protein as 125g of cooked chicken breast and with 25% fewer carbs than regular pasta. Whereas Fibre Fest is the very first pasta in Australia to include prebiotic fibre into the ingredient and packs 2x more fibre than regular pasta and 25% fewer carbs.
James Askham-Levy, Chief Marketing Officer, says: “San Remo has a history of category innovation following our microwavable Ready Pasta and Pulse Pasta POTY Awards. This win is further recognition of our focus on innovation and reinforces our commitment to ensuring every Australian can enjoy quality pasta whatever their dietary requirement or personal lifestyle choices.”
One Aussie who has reaped the benefits of San Remo Pasta Pro is Rio Olympic gold medallist swimmer and San Remo Ambassador Kyle Chalmers, who has recently returned from a successful Tokyo 2020 campaign with three medals.
“Pasta is a big part of my pre-race routine to help me perform to the best of my ability. Having the protein reserves in my body helps with keeping the energy levels up during training and competing, but also in my recovery between competitions, so I was super excited to hear that San Remo was packing so much protein into San Remo Pasta Pro.”
San Remo’s Performance Pasta range, San Remo Pasta Pro and Fibre Fest, is available at Coles and Independent Supermarkets nationwide for RRP$4.20 (250 grams) and online at www.coles.com.au .