The Great Tomato Book

The Great Tomato Book

by Joan Nielson, Joan Nielsen
     
 

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A vine-ripened, juicy delight of a book from Gary Ibsen, founder of the renowned TomatoFest celebration in Carmel, California. Heirloom tomatoes are hot right now, and Ibsen gives history and cultivation information for such sweet delights as Radiator Charlie's Mortgage Lifter, Boxcar Willie's, and Aunt Ruby's Yellow Cherry, among others. With 40-plus festival

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A vine-ripened, juicy delight of a book from Gary Ibsen, founder of the renowned TomatoFest celebration in Carmel, California. Heirloom tomatoes are hot right now, and Ibsen gives history and cultivation information for such sweet delights as Radiator Charlie's Mortgage Lifter, Boxcar Willie's, and Aunt Ruby's Yellow Cherry, among others. With 40-plus festival standout recipes, including Mu Shu Tomato Pillows on Spicy Slaw, Baked Tomato Tart, and, of course, Old-Fashioned Fried Green Tomatoes.

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"Can help you enormously" if youre interested in growing tomatoes.-Sunset Magazines

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580080484
Publisher:
Potter/Ten Speed/Harmony
Publication date:
07/01/1999
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
4.50(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Joan Nielsen is a cookbook editor, food writer, and co-author. She lives is Pacific Palisades, California.

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