R Torre and Company Inc maker of Torani is a San Francisco based family owned company that produces flavoring syrups sauces and blended drink bases. Torani can be added to coffee espresso beverages cocktails soda and other beverages. The R Torre and Company was founded in 1925 by Rinaldo and Ezilda Torre and is still owned and operated by the Torre family.
Torani dates back to 1925 when husband and wife Rinaldo and Ezilda Torre immigrants from Lucca Italy introduced Torani syrups to the North Beach neighborhood of San Francisco. Mixing their syrup recipes with sparkling water the Torres introduced the classic Italian soda to local cafes and soon began mixing blending and selling Torani Syrups from their Italian wholesale grocery.