Kitchen Garden: Taste testing the best of the crop, and making passata

By Susan Parsons
March 28 2022 - 6:30pm
Selection of tomatoes for taste test grown by Peter Boege and Irene Kaspar. Picture: Susan Parsons

Some Canberrans brag about having tomatoes ripe for Christmas - I did it one year, just as I voted for the Sun Ripened Warm Tomatoes party at the 1989 ACT Legislative Assembly election. However for the full slurp of luscious homegrown tomatoes, we usually had to wait until February.