beefsteak tomato

noun

Definition of beefsteak tomato

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

Examples of beefsteak tomato in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web None of my ridiculous juggling of beefsteak tomatoes, avocados, potatoes, and bananas stymied AGG's sensor array. Sam Machkovech, Ars Technica, "Amazon made a bigger camera-spying store—so we tried to steal its fruit," 26 Feb. 2020 In it, Andres and Emmy- and James Beard Award-winning Matt Goulding provide plenty of tips, tricks and advice to go along with a variety of veggie-centric recipes, ranging from lentil stew to a towering beefsteak tomato burger. 4. Gideon Grudo, NBC News, "The most purchased books we covered this holiday season," 27 Dec. 2019 Nearly everything at these stands is grown at the family farm, including sweet corn, beefsteak tomatoes, butternut squash, peppers, onions, eggplants, and pumpkins. BostonGlobe.com, "With the fall harvest upon us, there may be no better way to procure fresh-from-the-fields produce than by visiting a farm stand. Many overflow with fruits and vegetables grown in the region — if not right on site — providing the fixings for beautiful, healthful, home-cooked meals.," 20 Sep. 2019 It was piled down with beefsteak tomato, Tillamook cheddar and iceberg lettuce. John-john Williams Iv, baltimoresun.com, "Touting Maryland's best lobster roll, Walrus Oyster & Ale House lives up to the hype," 4 June 2019 First, pulse 2 beefsteak tomatoes (remove the seeds by cutting them in half and giving them a squeeze!), 2 cloves of grated garlic, 1 tsp. of red pepper flakes, and a big pinch of salt in a food processor until smooth. Rachel Karten, Bon Appétit, "No-Cook Puttanesca Is Here To Save Your Very Sweaty Summer," 2 Aug. 2019 For example, Green recommends using beefsteak tomatoes in sandwiches, because their large size makes for the ideal slice to layer in a sandwich. Audrey Bruno, SELF, "How to Pick the Best Tomatoes," 16 July 2018 The farm also sells such other produce as heirloom and beefsteak tomatoes, sweet corn, cucumbers, green beans, cantaloupe, watermelon and various kinds of squash. Ben Brazil, latimes.com, "Manassero Farms preserves its link to Orange County’s past," 17 May 2018

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1869, in the meaning defined above

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“Beefsteak tomato.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beefsteak%20tomato. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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