San Marzano tomatoes originate from the small town of San Marzano sul Sarno, near Naples, Italy, and were first grown in volcanic soil in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius. Italy is known for doing many things well from architecture to art. Food is no exception. Certainly Tomatoes are no exception. The San Marzano Tomato is a Roma Tomato variety. Italians take their tomatoes seriously. After tasting a Roma Tomato you can see why. Do you like tomatoes? What is your favorite tomato? Do your own taste test and post a comment about it. What did you think? Share the wealth of health with your friends and family by sharing this article with 3 people today. As always you are the best part of what we do. Keep Sharing!