Tomato Time!

Delicious Spanish tomatoes / Lucía M. Diz and Miguel S. Moñita - ICEX

Delicious Spanish tomatoes / Lucía M. Diz and Miguel S. Moñita – ICEX

Summer is all about tomatoes!

Spain is a big deal in the tomato industry. Production, export, consumption, tomatoes play a significant role in this country – particularly when talking about its gastronomy.

With dishes like gazpacho, salmorejo and pisto forming part of the repertoire of traditional Spanish cuisine, it’s no surprise that tomatoes are so beloved here in Spain.

To get the full skinny on this Spanish crop, check out Paul Richardson’s article, Minority Report: Spanish Indigenous Tomato Varieties, on Foods from Spain!

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