beefsteak tomato


: a very large globe-shaped red tomato with dense flesh

Examples of beefsteak tomato in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Beefsteak tomatoes: The star of the show, fresh beefsteak tomatoes have a vibrant color and meaty texture. Southern Living Test Kitchen, Southern Living, 13 Oct. 2023 The blanch and shock method to remove tomato skin is quick and easy, and doesn't affect the interior of the beefsteak tomato. Southern Living Test Kitchen, Southern Living, 13 Oct. 2023 Most of the space on Derek Muller’s second-floor balcony in Lake Chelan, Wash., is occupied by buckets of soil planted with radishes, cucumbers and beefsteak tomatoes. Kate Morgan, Washington Post, 30 Aug. 2023 Related Story Susan Lucci Has Legs For Days In A New IG Video For lunch, Susan sometimes snacks on bread with beefsteak tomatoes, slices of roasted turkey, avocado, salt and pepper, champagne vinegar, olive oil, and fresh mango. Jacqueline Tempera, Women's Health, 29 June 2023 The president of the Mount Vernon-Belvedere Association stops by the Baltimore grocery store three to four times a week to pick up dinner ingredients and favorite products, like juicy beefsteak tomatoes and Mrs. T’s pierogies. Amanda Yeager, Baltimore Sun, 21 June 2023 Even their fabled breakfast sandwich — loaded with a fried egg, melted cheese, spinach, a beefsteak tomato slice, red onion rings, and crisp bacon — can be made without gluten. Michelle Gross, Travel + Leisure, 10 June 2023 Related Story Susan Lucci Is Sculpted In Strapless Dress IG Pic For lunch, Susan opts for a plate filled with roasted turkey, avocado, fresh mango and beefsteak tomatoes topped with champagne vinegar and olive oil. Jacqueline Tempera, Women's Health, 17 Feb. 2023 The beefsteak tomato tartare from Jose Andres’ Bazaar Meat is still a revelation. Jenn Harriscolumnist, Los Angeles Times, 23 May 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

1869, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of beefsteak tomato was in 1869

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“Beefsteak tomato.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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