Labor Saving Restaurant & Foodservice Products

Labor Savers are products that are geared towards adding maximum consistency while eliminating as many steps for your operation as possible.

If your establishment is looking for a Plan-B to help combat potential low staffing and limited menus, here’s a list of just a few labor saving products that fit all platforms. This is just the tip of the iceberg, if you’re looking for something you don’t see on this list, ask your Account Executive for additional products and resources!

HORMEL FIRE-BRAISED MEATS
Hormel put a tremendous amount of time and attention into perfecting these proteins. Searing in the flavor, then slow braising them to tender, juicy perfection. This gives you more time to create amazing dishes across your menu.

Item # Description
21365 FLANK STEAK 2/4 LB AVG
7777 CHICKEN THIGH 2/5 LB AVG
13120 CHICKEN BREAST 40/4 OZ
9003 TURKEY BREAST 2/4 LB AVG
7776 PORK SHOULDER 2/6 LB AVG

HORMEL BACON 1
There is one bacon suitable for all needs – Bacon 1. Fully cooked and ready for your dishes, with just a flash on the griddle (or in an oven) it serves up sizzling a looks just like from-raw. One look, one taste, and you’ll see why Bacon 1 is not your average pre-cooked bacon.

Item # Description
9595 13/17 FULLY-COOKED 2/144 CT
9593 18/22 FULLY-COOKED 2/144 CT
24441 20/24 FULLY-COOKED 1/288 CT

FONTANINI MEATBALL MIX
This raw, fully-seasoned, herbatious meatball mix works great for pork sliders, meatloaf and makes a phenomenal American style chop suey.

Item # Description
22085 MEATBALL MIX 4/5 LB

KAYEM BEEF BRISKET
For a fully-cooked smokey beef brisket, this is item will knock your customer’s socks off. Suitable for any smoked brisket application you can conjure up the product will seriously impress in sandwiches, pasta dishes or as a center of the plate presentation.

Item # Description
24495 SMOKED BEEF BRISKET 2/10 LB AVG

PACIFIC RIM
Pacific Rim Foods is a premiere vendor of Asian inspired cuisine. Their mission is to simplify your process in the kitchen and you bring thousands of years of Asian culinary culture to your customers, one plate at a time.

Item # Description
21833 MONGOLIAN SLICED BEEF 1/20 LB
21835 FLAT RAMEN NOODLES 8/5 PC
21839 THIA STYLE VEGAN BROTH 4/6 LB

BAKE N’ JOY
As the name suggests, you just bake and enjoy. This line offers a wide variety of mixes, batters, shells and straight to oven products.

Item # Description
8859 CORNBREAD BATTER 1/4 SHEET 6/48 OZ

SIMPLY POTATO
Made with 100% real potato, butter, milk and seasonings… the real deal mashers. Heat and serve ready with a long refrigerator shelf life. You could say they’re the perfect spud for the job.

Item # Description
23799 GARLIC RED SKIN MASHED POTATOES 4/6 LB
23799 RED SKIN MASHED POTATOES 4/6 LB

JOSEPH’S PASTA
Joseph’s has a complete line of quick gourmet style pasta. While the line is vast, here’s a few favorites – try the potato gnocchi in a mac and cheese dish!

Item # Description
22276 PAPPARDELLE PASTA 6/2.5 LB
13365 POTATO GNOCCHI 3/4 LB
19684 TORTELLINI 4/3 LB

STOUFFER’S
Ingredients like freshly made pastas, real cheeses, and farm-select ingredients are crafted into recipes in kitchens just like yours, these products are oven ready and easy to craft as your own.

Item # Description
76610 MAC N’ CHEESE ENTREE 4/76 OZ
17493 WHITE CHEDDAR MAC N’ CHEESE 4/64 OZ
77617 VEGETABLE LASAGNA 4/96 OZ
77615 LASAGNA W/MEAT SAUCE

AWARD CUISINE
The unique packaging  of their chicken pot pie, allows the top and bottom crust to get brown and flaky in the microwave which makes it easy to serve up made from scratch taste and appeal.

Item # Description
5953 CHICKEN POT PIE 12/10 OZ

SIMPLOT
Fresh from the farm, then carefully frozen at the peak of maturity. Then frozen and packed up for your convenience.

Item # Description
9447 BROCCOLI FLORETS IQF 12/2 LB
19928 SWEET CORN COBBETTE 96/3″ CT
83110 CAULIFLOWER VEGETABLE BLEND FROZEN 12/32 OZ
1028 ROASTED ONIONS & PEPPERS 6/2.5 LB
83149 SONOMA VEGETABLE BLEND 8/3 LB
83132 SUPREME VEGETABLE STIR FRY 12/2 LB
8797 SUCCOTASH VEGETABLE BLEND 6/2.5 LB

BROOKLYN CANNOLI
When authenticity matters, Brooklyn Cannoli hits the mark. From the cannoli shells – chocolate dipped, mini or full size – to the traditional style cannoli filling. And you can’t forget the New York style cheesecake and pre-packed ready to travel tiramisu.

Item # Description
14190 TRADITIONAL CANNOLI SHELL FULL SIZE 48/.8 OZ
14054 TRADITIONAL CANNOLI SHELL MINI SIZE 1/120 CT
14046 CHOCOLATE DIPPED CANNOLI SHELL FULL SIZE 48/1.25 OZ
24297 CHOCOLATE DIPPED CANNOLI SHELL MINI SIZE 120/.6 OZ
14046 CANNOLI FILLING 4/1.5 LB
14056 NEW YORK STYLE CHEESECAKE 1/14 SLICE CT
14200 TIRAMISU 12/3.5 OZ

MISC ITEMS
Here are just a few miscellaneous items that are great for dessert, add-ons or for sale in retail capacity. Our La Brea Bakery Tuscan bread loaf is ready for you to finish baking and includes retail packaging bags in each case.

Item # Description
18524 DELIZZA MINI CHOCOLATE DIPPED ECLAIRS 6/50 CT
22817 LABREA TUSCAN PARBAKED BREAD LOAF 12/29 OZ
24691 CHEF PIERRE JALAPENO CORNBREAD 4/4 LB
24695 SARA LEE CLASSIC CHOCOLATE ICED BROWNIE 4/75 OZ