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Heirloom Tomato

Heirloom tomato comes in a wide variety of colors, shapes, flavors, sizes and even names like Brandy Wine, Green Zebra, Cherokee Purple, Marvel Strip and Black Prince. It is fun to try different variety.

Heirloom Tomatoes

Heirloom means heritage or antique. It is old type of tomatoes that is still maintained by some farmers. The season is short, the size, color and even the shapes are not all uniform. I suppose this is more natural. It tastes more intense with full flavor.

Roma Tomato

Roma Tomato, aka, Italian Tomato. It is great for cooking because it is firm, meaty and has few seeds. There are sweeter and less tart varieties out there but once you cook them, they change to provide exiting flavors.