Cherokee Yellow Red Pear tomato

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Posted by Radishrain Radishrain
Here's my Cherokee Yellow Red Pear tomato, so far, this year:

Cherokee Yellow Red Pear tomato plant.


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I tasted the first ripe fruits, today. They seem kind of brownish, actually. The taste is amazing—very impressive; one of the best I've had. It's mostly balanced, but leaning toward sweet. It's earthy. The fruits are firm. They're not pear-shaped; they're plum-shaped. You want to let them ripen more than a little before eating. Anyway, it reminds me of a mix between how Cherokee Green Pear was in 2016 (but stronger) and Paul Robeson in 2015 (but a little milder).

Anyway, I definitely plan to grow it again, probably next year. The taste is comparable in my favor to that of the Cold Black Brandy tomato, this year.

Cherokee Yellow Red Pear tomatoes in hand. August, 2020.
Cherokee Yellow Red Pear tomato cut, August 2020.
Climate: BSk
USDA hardiness zone: 6
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