IN 1891 BERNARDO ORTIZ DE ZARATE FOUNDED CONSERVAS ORTIZ.
Since then, five generations have overseen the family business and have always been respectful of traditional fishing methods. The tuna are pole caught by trolling with live bait. Selective fishing, historically employed by Cantabrian fishermen, avoids unwanted fish from being discarded, respects the environment and protects marine reserves.
Ortiz is the most recognized and highly regarded brand of specialty preserved seafood in the world.
A Spanish Delicacy
BONITO DEL NORTE
Spanish White Tuna are a delicacy. They are caught in the early summer when they come into the Bay of Biscay in pursuit of schools of anchovies. Conservas Ortiz practices sustainable fishing. The tuna are pole caught by trolling with live bait. Selective fishing prevents depletion of reserves and there is no wasteful by-catch. No nets are employed, therefore, it is
CANNED SEAFOOD ESSENTIAL STAPLES
Anchovies in Olive Oil
Old Style Anchovies
Mackeral Fillets in Olive Oil
Piquillo Peppers Stuffed with Tuna
Sardinas Old Style a la Antigua
Bonito del Norte "Ventresca"
Bonito del Norte in Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Bonito del Norte in Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Yellowfin Tuna in Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Kosher Yellowfin Tuna
Kosher Bonito del Norte Flakes
Boquerones (Marinated White Anchovies)