The Tesoro Story

INTRODUCING TESORO: THE FOOD LOVERS TOMATO






THE TOMATO THAT COOKS!
Tesoro is an exciting new award winning tomato that is the best ingredient for cooking, slicing and dicing. Tesoro is an all meat tomato with no gel. Whether it’s cooking fresh tomato sauce, preparing a tasty salsa or bruschetta or simply making a delicious sandwich, Tesoro tomatoes are perfect for a wide variety of uses. In Italian, Tesoro Means Treasure!


HERITAGE
  • Tesoro began in Italy as a seed variety named Intense selected by Nunhems Vegetable Seeds
  • Intense Variety won Fruit Logistica’s Innovation Award and the PMA’s Buyer’s Choice Award in 2008
  • The Produce Exchange brought Intense to North America in 2007 and the brand Tesoro was born with our first retail test in 2010. 
  • Today, Tesoro tomatoes are hot house grown and are available year-round


SAY GOODBYE TO:
• Wagon wheel slices
• Watery salsa
• Soggy sandwiches 

USAGE
Proven “best tomato when used in a recipe” by Scientific Certification Systems.
Usage Examples
  • Thick and robust sauces and sautes
  • Chunky and never watery salsa and bruscetta
  • Sandwiches that don’t get soggy
  • Baked or grilled halfs or slices hold their shape 
STORAGE / HANDLING
Store as you would any other tomato - in a cool dry place at 55F