Shizuoka Agricultural Products: Candy Tomatoes

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Shizuoka Prefecture, especially its Western half has acquired a national reputation for its great tomatoes, notably plum tomatoes and “Aamera” varieties.

The other day, as I had some time, I decided to have a look at the small supermarket inside Kakegawa City JR Station as it specializes in Shizuoka Prefecture products from sake to vegetables, jams, spices and a lot more.

I discovered a new variety of tomatoes called “Candy Tomatoes” grown by Mr. Fukuda,a grower established in Kakegawa City.
They not only make for great presentation, but they are very firm, tasty and sweet. I had some difficulty to keep some for the Missus as I wanted to eat them at once!
Problem is that the Missus wants me to get some regularly on my way back from University!

Korreshika Dokoro
Kakegawa City Station
Free dial: 0120-471056

2 thoughts on “Shizuoka Agricultural Products: Candy Tomatoes”

  1. Oh these are just darling, but I will stop right there because already I have too many tomato seeds….ready for next year!

    I think I’ll suggest to my husband that we need to move to another house — one with a larger garden! 😆


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