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Feb 23, 2011 05:28 AM

RE: SAN MARZANO tomatoes

HI Everyone! Does anyone know where to purchase fresh San Marzano tomatoes???? THanks alot. RObby

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  1. The varietal is available at some Union Sq Greenmarket vendors--Migliorelli, I believe, for one--for a short stretch in September. I've bought them to make a fresh sauce, and they're much milder (less intense flavor, less acid, not such a good thing) than the varietal grown in its DOP home around Vesuvius.

    1. Thanks Bob for the info. The next time i go to the Greenmarket at 14th Street i will look around and get the scoop..... Stay tuned. I just made a great sauce this weekend without San Marzano brand. It was Redpack..... Go figure,.... Robin

      San Marzano
      71 Clinton St, New York, NY 10002