Tomatoes will keep in a fruit bowl at room temperature for 3 to 4 days. Don’t remove the small stalk, it guarantees freshness and keeps it juicy even after harvest.
Contrary to popular habit, tomatoes should not be stored in the refrigerator, the cold neutralizes the smell and taste. Also, avoid storing them near a heat source to prevent them from softening.
Among the tastiest small tomatoes are the date tomatoes. The date or plum-shaped treats take on the function of a vitamin-rich vegetable praline. Children in particular are enthusiastic about the sweet little tomatoes. They are also used as a garnish or as a party snack.