Posts Tagged ‘tomato’


Tomato products, as far as the eye can see – as a culture we’re mad for them. Our taste has evolved, though. Salsa has been outselling ketchup in the US for several years. With canned tomatoes, the decision to buy one over another comes down to brand familiarity, label appearance, and whether anything is on sale (the store brand is always cheapest, but mediocre).

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Chinatown, Brooklyn

The produce doesn’t look too happy, put it’s on par with the winter tomatoes and Japanese eggplant I saw this morning at a NYC Whole Foods, and a fraction of the price.

chinatown1Brooklyn’s Chinatown is a bustling, well-lit place. Its commercial zone is concentrated in the 50’s and 60’s along Eighth Avenue.

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