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August 27, 2010

Another tomato tasting. One more, and we'll have a trend

heirloom tomatoesIt's official: the era of the tomato tasting is upon us.

First Volt put one on. Now Homestead Gardens is putting one on as part of a the Annapolis Tomato Festival, which takes place Saturday from noon to 6 p.m. at the Davidsonville nursery.

In addition to tomato tastings, there will be a chili cook-off, salsa contest (that's the salsa you eat, not dance), cooking demonstrations, a vegetable carving demo by Chef James Parker of Veggy Art and, though it pains me to mention it, a Ledo Pizza-eating contest.



Tickets are $10. Kids under 10 are admitted free. A family of four gets in for $25.


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Richard Gorelick was appointed The Baltimore Sun's restaurant critic in September 2010. Before joining the paper staff fulltime, he contributed freelance criticism and features articles about food to area and regional publications. Along the way, he dispatched for short-distance trucking companies, shilled for cultural non-profits, and assisted in cognitive neurology research – never the subject, always the control.

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