Those Green Plums

This summer we stopped in at The Tomato Place in Vicksburg — this was the part of summer we were at Jacobs Camp.  The giant bottle tree beckoned:

The Tomato Place, Vicksburg MS

The Tomato Place, Vicksburg MS

Green plums (unripened plums, perfectly sour and dipped in salt, or pickled):

The Tomato Place, Vicksburg MS

…and that looks like quite the BLT, too:

The Tomato Place, Vicksburg MS

It’s fruit stand in the front:

The Tomato Place, Vicksburg MS

with coolers loaded with essential fruity goodness for smoothies, soups…:
The Tomato Place, Vicksburg MS
…lunch counter in the back, where among other items you can order a BLT, po boy, or slice of tomato pie.  Oh — and they make bagels, which aren’t anything close to best-on-earth Montreal bagels, but are pretty good on a summer day in Vicksburg.
Bagels from The Tomato Place, Vicksburg

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