- Jun 23, 2011
- Texas, Brazos Vally
This Old wive's tale is so permanently embedded in my brain that I'll never be able to eat a tomato that has once been refrigerated without not being able to taste it.Storage of Tomatoes in Fridge vs. Room Temp
"There is much debate about the correct storage of tomatoes. There are two main options available to consumers: Storage in the refrigerator or at room temperature. A research team from the University of Göttingen has now investigated whether there are differences in the flavor of ripe tomatoes depending on how they are stored and taking into account the chain of harvesting from farm to fork. No perceptible difference was found: the variety of tomato is much more important."
The debate goes away quickly when you grow your own tomatoes. Bob is aware, I'm sure."There is much debate about the correct storage of tomatoes. There are two main options available to consumers[...]"