Fontanini® Meatball Guide

NEXT

A Family Recipe

Brought over from Lucca, Italy, our signature blend of Italian spices, aged cheese and select cuts of pork and beef is the same recipe we’ve used for over 50 years.

Unquestionably Premium

Fresh cuts of ricotta and Romano cheese grated daily and a homemade appearance create a level of quality that’s tough to match.

Authentically Impressive

With straight-from-the-kitchen flavor and superior ingredients, every bite becomes more memorable than the last.

Experience the Difference

Sure, they look amazing. But just wait until you have our MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatballs in your hands to experience all that comes with them:

  • Seeping cheese
  • Rich aroma
  • Warm and hefty
  • Wispy steam

The Best Meatballs For You

From fully cooked to raw to all natural* and gluten-free, there’s an option for you that saves time and labor while delivering on perfected taste.

*Minimally processed, no artificial ingredients.

Fully Cooked

Our fully cooked meatballs are oven-roasted to hold flavor on the inside while creating a finished crust on the outside.

  • Heat-and-serve saves time and labor
  • Eliminates safety concerns of raw
  • Helps control portion costs
  • Made-from-scratch quality
Did you know?

Labor has been a top 5 concern of operators for the last 5 years.

Source: Technomic Operator Surveys 2019-2020

18 varieties of Fully Cooked Meatballs

SKU# Beef & Pork
82276 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Cooked, 1/2 oz, 2/5 lb
82281 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Cooked, 3/4 oz, 2/5 lb
82277 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Cooked, 1 oz, 2/5 lb
82278 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Cooked, 1.5 oz, 2/5 lb
82279 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Cooked, 2 oz, 2/5 lb
82280 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Cooked, 3 oz, 2/5 lb
82542 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Cooked, 4 oz, 2/5 lb
82622 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Cooked, 6 oz, 1/10 lb
82549 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Cooked, 8 oz, 1/10 lb
82626 FONTANINI® Meatball, Cooked, Sliced, 1/2 oz, 3/5 lb
82576 FONTANINI® Meatball, Cooked, Sliced, 1/2 oz, 3/5 lb
82439 FONTANINI® Meatball, Cooked, Wedding Soup, 8-10 per oz, 2/5 lb
82519 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Cooked, 1 oz, 8/28 oz
82520 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Cooked, 3 oz, 8/30 oz
SKU# Beef
82283 FONTANINI® Meatball, Cooked, Beef, 1/2 oz, 2/5 lb
82293 FONTANINI® Meatball, Cooked, Beef, 1 oz, 2/5 lb
82294 FONTANINI® Meatball, Cooked, Beef, 1.5 oz, 2/5 lb
82295 FONTANINI® Meatball, Cooked, Beef, 2 oz, 2/5 lb

Raw

Cook up the premium flavor exactly how you’d like while eliminating the extra contact needed for seasoning and rolling.

  • Spiced to save labor
  • Pre-formed to reduce contact
  • Made-from-scratch quality
  • Helps control portion costs
Did you know?

Employee and patron safety are growing operator concerns.

Source: Technomic Operator Surveys 2019-2020

3 varieties of Raw Meatballs

SKU# Beef & Pork
82367 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Raw, 2 oz, 1/9 lb
82368 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Raw, 3 oz, 1/13.5 lb
82369 FONTANINI® MAMMA-RANNE’S® Meatball, Raw, 5 oz, 1/22.5 lb

All Natural* & Gluten-Free

Appeal to a larger crowd with options that have less on the label but still deliver authentic Italian flavor.

  • Minimally processed, no artificial ingredients
  • Heat-and-serve saves time and labor
  • Eliminates safety concerns of raw
  • Helps control portion costs
  • Made-from-scratch quality

*Minimally processed, no artificial ingredients.

Did you know?

“Gluten-free” and “natural” continue to be leading menu claims.

Source: Technomic Ignite Menu Ideas, 2018-2020

3 varieties of All Natural* & Gluten-Free Meatballs

SKU# Beef & Pork
82597 FONTANINI® Meatball, All Natural*, Gluten Free, Cooked, 1 oz, 5/3 lb
82598 FONTANINI® Meatball, All Natural*, Gluten Free, Cooked, 2 oz, 5/3 lb
84330 FONTANINI® Meatball Mix Scoop and Bake, Natural, Raw, 4/5 lb

*Minimally processed, no artificial ingredients.

Choose Your Size

Extraordinary comes in all sizes.
See how every type of meatball can add the final wow to your plates.

Small Meatballs

Perfect sizes for pizzas, soups, spaghetti and so much more.

Click on each meatball to see a way to bring some Italian wow to your menu.

Small Meatballs
  • Sliced
    sliced meatball
Small Meatballs
  • Wedding Soup
Small Meatballs
  • 1/2 oz, cut in half
Small Meatballs
  • 1/2 oz
Small Meatballs
  • 3/4 oz
Small Meatballs
  • 1 oz

Medium Meatballs

Perfect sizes for pasta dishes, sub sandwiches and unique combinations.

Click on each meatball to see a way to bring some Italian wow to your menu.

Medium Meatballs
  • 1.5 oz
Medium Meatballs
  • 2 oz
Medium Meatballs
  • 3 oz
Medium Meatballs
  • 4 oz

Large Meatballs

Add some eye-catching and impressive appetizers to your menu.

Click on each meatball to see a way to bring some Italian wow to your menu.

Large Meatballs
  • 6 oz
Large Meatballs
  • 8 oz

Request Your Sample

* indicates required field

Request a Sample

Thanks for your interest!

We’ll be in touch soon.