Sid has produced his first tomato. Baby Sid—vine-ripened—was picked yesterday, August 22nd.
Just got home from running all of my errands. Baby Sid looks delicious sitting on the counter:
I think I will slice him in half:
Now slice him into wedges and sprinkle him with a little sea salt:
Now, for the taste. Holy mother Rhea of Zeus, he is the most flavorful and juicy tomato I have ever tasted. I am not kidding. No exaggeration here. If you can, I highly recommend growing your own tomatoes.
Sid minus his Baby. He is not sad:
He is finally staring to grow. He has two more tomatoes that are coming along nicely.
Update 9/1: Sid now has fifteen tomatoes. Here is his largest cluster:
Update 9/5: Sid now has twenty tomatoes! You've come a long way baby...