View Single Post
  #19  
Old 06-06-2016, 11:57 AM
Little Nemo Little Nemo is offline
Charter Member
 
Join Date: Dec 1999
Location: Western New York
Posts: 74,345
Quote:
Originally Posted by Qadgop the Mercotan View Post
Neither my daughter nor I like the taste of fresh tomatoes, even though we enjoy the tomato in nearly every other form. We figure it's some element in its raw make-up that puts us off. (And no, don't tell us to try 'your' tomatoes, been there and done that over and over with dozens of folks. It's the raw tomato, not the variety).
I'm the same way. I don't like the taste of raw tomatoes, even when they're in something like a sandwich or a salad. But I love tomato sauce - the cooking eliminates whatever unpleasant taste there was in the raw ones.

And even my family, all of whom are avid tomato eaters, have to admit I've given raw tomatoes a fair try on several occasions. They're just not for me.