The Classico Riserva Marinara is part of the Pasta Sauce
test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Pasta Sauce
models like the Riserva Marinara are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Nutrition score: The nutrition score is based on values for energy density (calories per gram of food), total fat, saturated fat, sodium, sugars, iron, calcium, and fiber per serving. Nutrient values are based on federal dietary guidelines. Extra weighting may be given to nutrients that are influential, either positive or negative, to the food category. In addition, the type of ingredients (whole or processed) are factored in.
Sensory score: Sensory score is based on flavor and texture attributes measured by trained tasters.
Package size: Package size is the weight of the package.