Fancy and Fruity

Cocktail Tomatoes

The cocktail tomato is bursting with flavor and are packed red and juicy. Cocktails are especially good for hors d’oeuvres and appetizers due to their versatility and flavor. They boast a sweet flavor compared to other typical tomato varieties. They are great for making delicate sauces or stuffing. Check out our stuffed cocktail tomatoes with bacon in our recipe page.

*Also available On The Vine.

Characteristics

The cocktail tomato is similar to a cherry tomato, but what separates it is its slightly sweeter flavor and larger size. They have very small seeds and are bursting with flavor.

Benefits

Cherry tomatoes are jammed with Vitamin C, potassium, and vitamins A and E. They also are known to help with bone density, prostate cancer, and stroke prevention.

Flavor

The Cocktail tomato is similar to a cherry tomato in taste, but slightly sweeter. They are crisp and juicy and are perfect for recipes that call for a sweeter tomato.