One overzealous man even tried to sell him some overripe tomatoes once, and it took only one glare to send the man scurrying on his way.
If you want to make top-drawer Zinfandel, planting it in cooler hillside spots is essential, as is restricting its yield and picking before the grapes are overripe .
For example, you can make a simple but tasty sauce from overripe cherry tomatoes, onions and garlic.
Allow the fruit to remain on the plant until fully mature (and a bit overripe , but not rotten).
Once it turns clear, the tomato is overripe and flavor diminishes.
It's a light sauce, made with overripe bananas and stem ginger, that can be added to everything from cold meat to stir fry and sandwiches,’ says Isabella.
An intricate world of colour, geometric pattern and form, from the blackened seeds of overripe maize, to the strangely ephemeral beauty of a poppy about to burst into flower to the gorgeous spines of a sprig of rosemary.
My lips were split like a pair of overripe tomatoes.
Lately, though, there has been so much low-hanging fruit that you can't take a step in any direction without bumping into an overripe mango.
And above all, what if those bands aren't the overripe gods of the sixties and seventies, but the inescapable products of them, either in worship or in reaction or both?