Cherry Plum Tomato
Spanish Cherry Plum Tomato
The grape tomatoes, which are named after the shape of the fruit, has gained high popularity in recent decades. This is because of its taste, sweeter than normal tomatoes, and small size, less than that of a cherry, easy to eat in one bite. All these qualities make them ideal for salads, skewers and kebabs, which are eaten whole, or even for sauces.
They are distinguished by having a fleshy body, some aqueous and a thick skin, which makes them stronger and last longer. As for taste, they are sweeter than standard round tomatoes, but not as much as cherry. They present a balance between acids and sugars, which gives a great classic tomato flavour.
Regarding its health benefits, it presents the same as the classic tomatoes: many antioxidants, minerals and vitamins, while keeping low calories, so they are suitable for maintaining a balanced and healthy diet or even to lose weight. They have diuretic effects, anti-cancer, anti-rheumatic … While improving the functioning of the digestive system and cardiovascular health, preventing cholesterol to be formed in arteries.