Herbs and Spices Perth Australia

Tomatoes - Sun dried and diced 1kg

These are ripe tomatoes that lose most of their water content after drying out in the sun.
Code: TOMD1
Quantity: Good Supply
Availability: Always Available
$ 16.75
GST exempt

Usage

They are used in bakery products, in cheese and to add flavour and colour to casseroles. Delicious with pasta, chicken, and pork, in risotto, salad dressing or as a stuffing.

To rehydrate - Soak the tomatoes in clean water for 30 to 60 minutes. Drain and pat dry. Use in recipe as directed. You can substitute bullion, wine, or vegetable juices for the water to alter the flavour profile. If soaking overnight then place in refrigerator to prevent spoilage.

Medicinal Powers?

The tomatoes are high in antioxidants and Vitamin C. They are low in sodium, fat, and calories.

Tomatoes are a nightshade.

Fun Facts

It takes anywhere from 8 to 14 kilos of fresh tomatoes to make a single kilo of sun-dried tomatoes!
The tomatoes are high in lycopene (that is where the red colour comes from).

Tomatoes are originated in the South American Andes and was first cultivated as a food by the Aztecs in Southern Mexico.

Country of Origin!

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