By Lia Picard. We talked with experts across the country to choose the 20 best tomato varieties. Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch. The best tomatoes for slicing are generally those big, meaty tomatoes that are perfect for adding to sandwiches, subs, or just sliced up on a plate and enjoyed by themselves. Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch. October 1, 2019 at 9:30 am I started growing tomatoes years ago, my first efforts were with Moneymaker, Shirley and Brandywine, the latter being the best tasting tomato I’d had, not a heavy cropper and took a bit of looking after. Zones 9 & 10) Tomatoes Tomatoes ~ Seed Suppliers. Over the years I’ve tried various varieties with and without good results. Printer Friendly Version of Disease Resistant Tomatoes, Text-Only Trader Joe's / ALDI's Exposé COVID-19 Tomato Disease Identification Chart Tomato Disease Abbreviations / Codes Cold-Adapted (Winter, U.S.D.A. The Best Canned Tomatoes: Which Brands Taste Superior? 10/07/2019 05:45am EDT. Chef Jamie Adams taste tested 10 popular brands — including San Marzano varieties — to determine the good from the bad.