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The Beautiful Pineapple Tomato.............(w/PHOTOS)

Funwithfood Aug 21, 2006 04:27 PM

This tomato varietal has it all; taste, beauty, and...sex appeal(g)!

Pineapple Tomato "Close-Up":

Pineapple Tomato "Slices":

Pineapple Tomato "Cheesecake" Shot:

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    HollyDolly Aug 28, 2006 03:50 PM

    I have a seed catalog for a company that sells heirloom old fashioned vegetables and fruits. The tomatoes pictured are old varities that's aren't common any more.
    Wish they sold some of them in the grocery stores around here.

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      lympicita Aug 23, 2006 10:05 AM

      I so wish that I had a garden :(

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        the_best_darn_cook Aug 22, 2006 07:26 PM

        VERY yummy looking.....WHERE did you get them!!!?!?!? I want some!!! LOL thanks for sharing.

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        1. re: the_best_darn_cook
          Funwithfood Aug 22, 2006 09:10 PM

          I grow about 20 varieties;

          "Just twinkles in my eye":
          "1st (Harvest) day of Kindergarten":

          They grow up so fast...

          1. re: Funwithfood
            prunefeet Aug 23, 2006 05:58 PM

            I'm swooning....

            I miss my garden!

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          mimolette Aug 22, 2006 06:16 PM

          I need to own a few! where to get them?

          1. prunefeet Aug 22, 2006 05:46 PM

            post away

            1. geg5150 Aug 22, 2006 04:31 AM

              How did you eat it? I'm thinking I would have to have at least one slice with good sea salt only.

              Beautiful! Thanks for sharing.

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              1. re: geg5150
                Funwithfood Aug 22, 2006 03:38 PM

                Yes, this is a salt-craving tomato--no accoutrements. It is one of the best tomatoes you will ever eat. Sure wish I could invite all of you over for a taste!

                (If I'm not boring y'all with my fascination with tomatoes, I'll post another "wild" varietal...)

                1. re: Funwithfood
                  himbeer Aug 22, 2006 07:34 PM

                  not even some mozzarella?

                  or a homemade burger? or a bacon, cucumber and tomato sandwich?

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                Marsha Aug 21, 2006 10:47 PM

                When I saw this thread, I though, Oh lord, isn't it a bit much to include all these photos of tomatoes? Of course, I did have to look at them all . . .

                1. Pei Aug 21, 2006 05:17 PM

                  Life is so unfair (unrestrained wailing)...

                  1. Das Ubergeek Aug 21, 2006 04:58 PM

                    My God, you put those pictures right out there where CHILDREN could find them? How COULD you? Full frontal tomatoes, won't someone PLEASE think of the children!

                    (I have a great tomato on the counter waiting for lunch so it can become what all great tomatoes wish they could be, one of the stars in a caprese sandwich.)

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                    1. re: Das Ubergeek
                      free sample addict aka Tracy L Aug 22, 2006 02:37 AM

                      >Full frontal tomatoes, won't someone PLEASE think of the children!<

                      My g*d, its tomatoes with cleavage.

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