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Poll: Tomato discourse (58 member(s) have cast votes)

Do you like tomatoes

  1. I love tomatoes (38 votes [65.52%])

    Percentage of vote: 65.52%

  2. I hate tomatoes (8 votes [13.79%])

    Percentage of vote: 13.79%

  3. Neutral, could take it or leave it (12 votes [20.69%])

    Percentage of vote: 20.69%

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#81 IbanezJem


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Posted 02 October 2020 - 11:04 AM

View Post_hi_water._, on 02 October 2020 - 11:02 AM, said:

View Postblackhawkrush, on 14 September 2020 - 05:34 PM, said:

View PostIbanezJem, on 14 September 2020 - 04:25 PM, said:

A friend from some time ago had a genuine phobia of tomatoes (and balloons).  Personally, I think tomatoes are nasty things best suited for throwing at whomever is in the stocks.
I would prefer rocks. :fury:
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#82 GordonCalvin


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Posted 28 January 2021 - 03:49 AM

No hate against the tomato loves out there but I legiitimately gross out when there is a tomato near me. Every product that they make from tomato just hurts on both the eyes and the smell. The taste is the worst of them all as they are horrible when it comes to the tomato. I hope that there are changes in the future for meals that have surprise tomato out there because I legitimately get disgusted by it lol. The only thing that I can tolerate is probably pizza but the taste is overpowered by the cheese and other toppings on the pizza itself.

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Posted 27 February 2021 - 06:19 AM

I eat cherry tomatoes almost every day during the winter but in the summer I prefer the large ones that are grown in the countryside nearby.

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Posted 27 February 2021 - 12:12 PM

Anti Tormato.

Band was completely out of gas at that point. Thank God the Buggles stepped in.

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Posted 27 February 2021 - 01:05 PM

As far as I'm concerned, David Lee Roth missed Tomatos as an essential food group.

It's sugar, starch, fat, grease, alcohol AND tomatos.

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Posted 27 February 2021 - 11:06 PM

Pro tomato, especially cherry tomatoes! I'm ordering seeds this week to start this year's plants.

I finally got tired of tomato stakes, baskets, trellises etc all failing on me. Last spring I bought 6 foot lengths of rebar to tie them up with. It worked really well, although before the plants were in the neighbors kept asking me what I was trying to grow. :P :P

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Posted 01 March 2021 - 09:33 AM

Methinks the greater part of hate for tomatoes is attributed to the "old wives tale", dating back to the Middle Ages, asserting that raw tomatoes were highly poisonous.

My latest big use tomato product is concentrated tomato paste in a tube.  Since I no longer cook large amounts of a dish such as a big pot of chili or spaghetti sauce, opening and then storing even the smallest can of tomato paste turns out to be very wasteful.  The paste in a tube works just fine.

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