Fortun Foods announces the launch of their "The Ultimate Soup Line" featuring Chowders, Soups and Chili.
December 2, 2012 (Newswire) - Kevin G. Fortun, founder of Stockpot Soups and Fortun Foods, has done it again with his launch of "The Ultimate Soup Line", a lineup of 8 fabulous Gourmet Soups, Chowders and Chili.
Kevin is getting back into the business in which he built the World's largest Fresh Soup Company, Stockpot Soups. The company sold to the Campbell Soup Company in 1998, in an historically unmatched acquisition deal within the food industry.
After taking several years off from the consumer product industry, Fortun gathered many members of his original Stockpot Soups team to create Fortun's Finishing Touch Finishing Sauces. International and Ethnic flavors, together with the classics. Fresh ingredients and chef-developed recipes ensure that the full- flavored Fortun's Finishing Touch Finishing Sauces maintain the high standards expected to accompany the Fortun name, while providing a time-saving solution for busy consumers and foodservice operators with their quality gourmet sauces.
Moving back into the soup business was not on Kevin Fortun's radar. Former customers had asked him to develop a quality chowder like none other. Top quality was the only way Kevin would go, he was not going to go into the commodity soup business, and "The Ultimate Soup Line" was born.
"These are the best recipes I have made in over 30 years in the business" said Kevin Fortun. As proof of that, Fortun Foods' Ultimate 3 Clam Chowder was just awarded "Best Clam Chowder" at the world famous San Clemente Seafest 2012.
No cutting corners with Kevin Fortun, a truly delectable experience. His passion still shines; he unveiled his Fresh "Ultimate Soup Line" which includes these tantalizing Gourmet Soups:
Ultimate Gourmet 3 Clam Chowder: The Ultimate Gourmet 3 Clam Chowder from Fortun Foods contains three types of choice clams, including cockles, ocean clams and sea clams. The flavors of the different clams combine in a hearty, seasoned broth to provide a taste sensation unlike any other clam chowder. The major ingredients in this delicious three clam chowder also include fresh celery, red potatoes and onions. and special seasonings in a hearty, creamy broth. Incredibly delicious.
New England Clam Chowder: A delectable chowder with an impeccable pedigree. Clam stock, gourmet ocean clams and clam juice, fresh potatoes, whole milk, fresh onions, fresh celery, butter, corn starch, flour, fresh garlic, canola oil, spices. You will swear you are sitting in a Boston seafood restaurant when the taste of our Clam Chowder hits your taste buds.
Smoked Salmon Chowder: Our Salmon Chowder is a savory sensation bursting with Northwest flavor. Seafood stock, lobster stock, shrimp stock, whole milk, fresh onions, fresh celery, fresh potatoes, smoked salmon, butter, white wine, corn starch, flour, fresh garlic, lemon juice, canola oil, spices.
Lobster Bisque (Crab, Shrimp & Cognac): Our Lobster Bisque is truly a taste sensation. Ultra smooth, perfectly seasoned - a Continental delight. Whole milk, lobster stock, crab stock, shrimp stock, shrimp, lobster, fresh onions, butter, fresh carrots, corn starch, brandy, tomato paste, flour, fresh garlic, lemon juice, canola oil, and spices all combined to produce a bowl of lobster flavored delight.
Seafood Gumbo (Crawfish, Shrimp, Whitefish & Crab): Celebrate the rich flavor of Mardi Gras year round with Fortun Foods' lively fusion of lobster stock, shrimp stock, crab stock, diced tomatoes with juice, rice, shrimp, okra, fresh onions, fresh celery, fresh green peppers, cod loins, crawfish, snow crab, corn starch, tomato paste, flour, fresh garlic, canola oil, spices, Tabasco sauce. Heat and serve over rice and have a taste of the Big Easy right from your own kitchen, without the time and effort.
Roasted Tomato Bisque: Fortun Foods' Roasted Tomato Bisque is a red velvet dream brimming with summer's harvest. Whole milk, roasted tomato, chicken stock, tomatoes, tomato puree, butter, fresh onions, corn starch, four, fresh celery, fresh carrots, lemon juice, fresh garlic, spices, canola oil. A wonderful and flavorful taste of summer you can enjoy year around.
Broccoli & Cheddar: Fortun Foods' Cheddar Broccoli Soup contains tender green florets in a creamy sea of cheddar cheese. This succulent soup deserves to be savored. Whole milk, broccoli florets, chicken stock, cheddar cheese, fresh onions, butter, blue cheese, corn starch, flour, lemon juice, canola oil, fresh garlic, spices. If you love broccoli and cheese soup, you will do cartwheels when you taste our Broccoli and Cheddar Gourmet Soup.
3 Bean Chili with Kobe Beef: Wake up your taste buds with the kick of south-of-the-border spices. Kobe beef, ground beef, water, diced tomatoes, kidney beans, pinto beans, tomato sauce, fresh onions, tomato paste, great northern beans, diced green chilies, jalapeno peppers, beef stock, corn starch, fresh garlic, chicken stock, spices, canola oil combined for the best tasting chili you'll ever eat anywhere.
As the tagline goes "Possibly the Best on the Planet", with Kevin Fortun and his past successes and new category sauce and soup innovations, it quite possibly could be!
For more information about Fortun's Finishing Touch Finishing Sauces or The Ultimate Soup line, please visit http://www.fortunfoods.com.