Bell’ Italia has expanded gluten-free menu options - Ahwatukee Foothills News: Money

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
|
||
Logout|My Dashboard

Bell’ Italia has expanded gluten-free menu options

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Related Stories

Posted: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 9:00 am

Demand for gluten-free menu items has been growing in recent years and Bell’ Italia is answering the call.

The Ahwatukee restaurant first began serving a gluten-free pizza five years ago, but today they’ve expanded their gluten-free options to include penne and spaghetti pasta, garlic bread, bruschetta, even canollis and tiramisu. They also carry gluten-free flour, which they can be used as a substitute in sauces.

“There seems to be a very high demand for gluten free,” said Paola Caputo, co-owner of Bell’ Italia. “We started getting a lot of customers asking for it… We go out of our way to please the customer. If we have to do something different we figure out a way.”

Caputo herself is gluten free, not for any medical reason but just because she said it makes her feel better.

“I have a very sensitive stomach,” she said. “I’ve noticed with the gluten free I do feel better. I digest my food better, and don’t get all the bloating and craziness that people get.”

Bell’ Italia has been in business for 12 years. Caputo says part of the secret to their success is their ability to adapt their recipes to meet any need.

On Mother’s Day Bell’ Italia will be opening early for lunch at noon and will be giving a $12 gift card to each table that spends $50 or more. For more information on Bell’ Italia, visit www.bellitaliapizzeria.com or call (480) 893-1233.

• Contact writer: (480) 898-7914 or ahurtado@ahwatukee.com.

More about

More about

More about

  • Discuss

How To Boost Your Motivation To Ride

Spruce up your bike. I love how a replacement chain feels so smooth that even my legs seem to get a boost. Along with a couple of brand-new ch…

Published: June 25, 2016 - 8:48 pm @ http://www.bicycling.com/training/motivation/how-t…

Here's What's the Matter With Kansas

font size decrease font size increase font size Print The verdict is in, and it's time for conservatives to face the cold hard facts. Right-wi…

Published: June 25, 2016 - 8:47 pm @ http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/36569-here-s…

Phoenix Storyteller Rachel Egboro on How to Find Stories Everywhere

Becky Bartkowski A A Every other year, New Times puts the spotlight on Phoenix's creative forces — painters, dancers, designers, and actors. L…

Published: June 25, 2016 - 8:47 pm @ http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/arts/phoenix-storyt…

Mesa woman plans changes after Airbnb squatters vandalize home, steal belongings

MESA, AZ - With online services like Airbnb and HomeAway Family, it's never been easier or more common to rent your home as a vacation rental.…

Published: June 25, 2016 - 8:28 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-southeast-valley/…

Supreme Court ruling could impact another federal immigration case involving Arizona

PHOENIX - Attorney General Mark Brnovich thinks it could make it to the nation's highest court.

Published: June 25, 2016 - 8:18 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/state/supreme-court-ruli…

With tears and resolve, immigrants vow to keep fighting

NEW YORK — After learning the Supreme Court deadlocked on an immigration plan that would protect her from being deported, Marta Gualotuna coul…

Published: June 25, 2016 - 8:17 pm @ https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/with-tears…

Indian Country’s Olympics: Register Now For the Lori Piestewa Games!

Cary RosenbaumIndian country’s own Olympic games had 3,000 athletes last year and wants more. The Lori Piestewa National Native American games…

Published: June 25, 2016 - 6:48 pm @ http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2016/06/…

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, June 24, 2016

Share this content: Email Print 1. Britain has voted to leave the European Union, a stunning decision that will create regulatory uncertainty …

Published: June 25, 2016 - 6:47 pm @ http://www.mmm-online.com/legalregulatory/five-thi…

Meet Scarlet, My New AI Assistant

A few years ago, I had a fancy executive job as a cog in the wheel of Corporate America. It came with an office (and a very nice view) on the …

Published: June 25, 2016 - 6:14 pm @ http://www.pcmag.com/news/345526/meet-scarlet-my-n…

Delta flight diverted, escorted to Tucson airport by F-16s due to unruly passenger

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A Delta flight headed to Los Angeles from San Antonio was diverted to Tucson Wednesday due to an unruly passeng…

Published: June 25, 2016 - 6:00 pm @ http://www.tucsonnewsnow.com/story/32286773/f-16-e…

Facebook

ahwatukee.com on Facebook

Twitter

ahwatukee.com on Twitter

RSS

Subscribe to ahwatukee.com via RSS

RSS Feeds

Spacer4px

Most Popular

Online poll

Loading…