This is a great appetizer from Simply in Season to make while the grill is hot and you’re waiting for some people to arrive.
Favorite Tomato Recipes
Nothing says summer like fresh-picked heirloom tomatoes from the garden! The following recipes will help you make the most of this luscious fruit.
What's so special about tomatoes? Not only do they taste delicious, but according to WebMD, they contain all four major carotenoids: alpha- and beta-carotene, lutein, and lycopene, which can help reduce your risk of cancer. They also contain all three high-powered antioxidants: beta-carotene (which has vitamin A activity in the body), vitamin E, and vitamin C. A U.S. Department of Agriculture report, What We Eat in America, noted that a third or us get too little vitamin C and almost half get too little vitamin A. Finally, they are rich in potassium, a mineral most of us don't get enough of.
Whether you are looking for fresh tomato recipes, ways to can and preserve tomatoes for the winter, or just need some simple supper ideas, check out the recipes below!
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I’m not sure how “easy” this is, but it sure is tasty!
When I was researching tarts for this week’s Back to Basics theme, I combed my archives and discovered Plum Tomato Pie. At the time, I described it as “Not really a pie, more like a pizza.” Now I realize it was a galette! Or tart, whichever you want to call it.