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Do you also carry fresh tomatoes as gently as you would a newborn? Then the last thing either of us want is to crush those pretty 'maters into tomato water (though that's good when intentional).
No matter how much you just want to dig in to that tomato, prepping it with care ensures that your safe-keeping wasn't for nothing.
There's a great bunch of sound advice on the topic all over this fine site. We've compiled some of our most helpful tips and instruction for you—and, yes, for ourselves—here:
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