How many cans is 6 tomatoes?
One 14-1/2-ounce can of tomatoes equals 5 to 6 whole tomatoes, peeled (or about 1 pound)
How many tomatoes is 6 oz tomato paste?
Tomato Paste Conversions
|⅜ cup tomato paste + ½ cup water||=||1 cup tomato sauce|
|1 (6 ounce) can tomato paste||yields||¾ cup|
What is the difference between San Marzano tomatoes and regular tomatoes?
Besides their sweetness and lower acidity, San Marzano tomatoes have firm pulp, easily removed skin, and less seeds. Authentic San Marzano tomatoes are only sold canned peeled whole or cut in half, so if they’re puréed, chopped, or diced, then they’re not the real deal (see the following point).
Are San Marzano tomatoes that much better?
San Marzanos are the best canned tomatoes in the world, the crème de la crème, the gold standard by which all others must be judged. Back in the day, hunting down a can of them took time and effort; nowadays, you’ll find a few different varieties on the shelves in most supermarkets.