Q What is the ideal temperature to slow-roast tomatoes
so they taste really sweet, but remain moist?
play a big part in cooking, from using as a puree to give a stock colour to the use of tinned (how do they get them so red?
Kevin Smith, of Gardeners' World magazine, which is launching a Grow Your Own Week campaign from March 29, says: "Few crops are more rewarding than tomatoes
, and they're easy to grow in any space, even a tiny urban balcony.
grown in pots and bags, watering by itself won't be enough to ensure healthy growth.
Take four to six large beef tomatoes
and cut in half.
The production of tomatoes
this year was quite good, but we are not getting the expected price.
By Monday, the nationEoe1/4aos largest restaurateur, McDonald s joined thousands of other retailers by taking sliced tomatoes
off sandwiches in its restaurants until health officials discover the source of the tainted fruit.
Although some consumers were afraid to buy tomatoes
a couple of months ago, and some still are, she points out, "At the time the big chains were pulling tomatoes
off the retail/consumer market, California tomatoes
were just starting to harvest (end of May).
However, FDA and CDC officials have not absolved tomatoes
as a possible cause of the outbreak and are considering the possibility that both tomatoes
and jalapenos have spread Salmonella saintpaul.
I bought tomatoes
from Schivick last week, and paired them with some basil from my garden.
Cherry and grape tomatoes
sold with the vine still attached and homegrown tomatoes
are safe to eat.
were inoculated with a mixture of Salmonella serotypes.