Martinique: Expensive Tomatos

Le Blog de [Moi] and all of Martinique are up in arms about the prohibitive price of local tomatos. She writes (Fr): “If I invite you to have dinner at my place these days and all I feed you is a tomato salad with a glass of water (because you better believe that at 10 Euros/Kilogram all you'll get is water), I want you to appreciate the value of the menu.”

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