"Tomatoes" Top 5 Page for this destination Syria Local Custom Tip by MalenaN

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To preserve the tomatoes many villagers mash the tomatoes and then strain them. The tomatoe pure is put in big, wide bowls on the roof for moisture to evaporate. Then it is mixt with salt and put in pots and jars for storage.
Many times people borrow plates and bowles from each other to have enough.

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  • Updated Feb 15, 2003
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