Mekostar Beef Tomatoes are grown according to GLOBALG.A.P. standards in our greenhouses in Da Lat. Beef tomatoes are one of the largest tomato varieties and are known for their thick flesh, sweetness and having few seeds. Beef tomatoes start off green and ripen to orange before finally turning bright red. Mekostar’s beef tomatoes are harvested at the point of maturity when they are bright red and have the best quality.
Tomatoes are a good source of a number of vitamins and minerals and a very good source of vitamin A and lycopenes. Vitamin A is a key vitamin for maintaining vision and healthy lungs, heart and kidneys. Lycopenes are associated with improved heart health and lower risk of cancer.
Beef tomatoes are especially delicious when eaten raw and in salads. It can be served with variety foods and used as an important ingredient for dishes such as stir-fries, soups, hamburgers, stews and sauces. Beef tomatoes are a good choice for pureeing to create a delicious and nutritious drink.