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Dolmio
(1-25 of 42)

Dolmio
"Chicken Again"
20s
18 Sep 2017
Parents will recognise the kitchen table histronics at the heart of this Dolmio commercial.

Dolmio
"No Drama"
60s
19 Aug 2017
Dominic West replaces the Italian puppets in a new campaign for Dolmio.

Dolmio
"The Meeting"
30s
12 Jan 2016
This may be the best Dolmio ad we've ever seen... now, that isn't saying a great deal as we're not huge fans of the puppet-based ads but by offering a Godfather parody, this does at least have something about it!

Dolmio
"Sofia"
30s
18 Aug 2014
In this turgid nonsense for Dolmio, the puppet signifying the pretty, young-and-still-clueless wife tricks the men into thinking she can produce tasty food.

Dolmio
"Lucky Pants"
20s
14 Jun 2014
The thought of old poppa Dolmio wearing his "lucky pants" all through the football season is one that adds an extra level of ghastliness to this campaign.

Dolmio
"Working Meal"
30s
23 Apr 2014
The truly scary Dolmio puppets leave the sanctuary of their puppet home in this spot in order to convey a meal-laden dinner table to one of their ilk who is stuck at work.

Dolmio
"Talent"
30s
1 Mar 2014
The Dolmio couch potatoes discover grandad has a hidden talent: he can turn himself into a human beatbox.

Dolmio
"Tom Daley"
20s
22 Feb 2014
This time the stereotypical Italian puppets discuss how "healthy" Tom Daley looks.

Dolmio
"Hair Plugs"
20s
4 Jan 2014
The Dolmio puppet family gather together to watch TV in this bumper for STV.

Dolmio
"Lasagne Kit"
30s
25 Sep 2013
So not only are the simplistic Italian stereotypes played by puppets, but they don't even make their own lasagne.

Dolmio
"Sofia & Carlo"
30s
19 Aug 2011
More from the puppets who try to persuade us to buy the advertised food by using comic Italian accents.

Dolmio
"As Nature Intended"
30s
6 Apr 2011
Two of the puppets think that their parents have become naturists in this typically dire ad for tomato-based gloop.

Dolmio
"Our Winners"
60s
20 Nov 2010
The winning entries in Dolmio's recent competition are showcased. They're pretty dreadful.

Dolmio
"Who Will You Be?"
40s
16 Oct 2010
On the plus side, it's good to see a development in this long-running campaign but that's where the pluses end.

Dolmio
"Home-Made Lasagne"
30s
21 Apr 2010
Would be unkind to suggest that those on screen aren't the only muppets involved in the making of this commercial?

Dolmio
"Win A Family Holiday"
30s
21 Nov 2009
We can win a competition if we can identify the country in which Bolognese sauce originated.

Dolmio
"Today's The Day"
10s
10 Oct 2009
A short ad featuring the usual puppets getting excited about the prospect of eating the gloop loosely based on Italian cuisine.

Dolmio
"Today's The Day"
30s
25 Jan 2009


Dolmio
"Tomatoes"
30s
19 Sep 2007
The puppets are back, this time claiming the product is made of 100% good, honest ingredients.

Dolmio
"School Children"
30s
20 Aug 2007
The Italian puppets inexplicably trying to get their hands on the stuff by pretending to be children.

Dolmio
"Passion"
30s
13 Aug 2007
The younger two clichéd Italian puppets are being spied on by the older pair.

Dolmio
"Second Honeymoon"
30s
3 Jul 2007
The clichéd Italian puppet grandfather is taking his wife on a second honeymoon.

Dolmio
"Just For Kids"
10s
13 Feb 2007


Dolmio
"Staying In"
20s
14 Jan 2007


Dolmio
"Football"
20s
20 Nov 2006



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