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Quick Tomato Dishes
Tomato has been an important food that is best for diets and canning purposes. This has been considered as a vegetable although this is really a fruit. It is best eaten raw and produces its sweet taste when being cooked.
The use of tomato in different dishes enhances its flavor; thereby increasing the appetite. Cooking tomatoes is never hard because it does not require a lot of time. For about 10 minutes, this staple food can be cooked and served on the table.
The following dishes listed below made use of tomato as their basic ingredient in order to achieve a delicate and delicious taste of the food.
- Caprese Salad
Tomato has been an ideal food to be use as ingredient for salads because they are best eaten when it is raw. The ingredients being used in this dish are tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, olive oil and green basil. The tomatoes should be cut in even slices. The remaining ingredients are then to be sprinkled on top of it, while the salt and olive oil should be mix in order to give the salad its taste.
- Corn, Tomato & Basil Salad
The tomato and the corn kernel are the main ingredients of this salad that makes the dish more interesting. One should have the freshest and sweetest corn to be used because it is the corn that will be enhancing the taste of the tomato. The use of basil is only to make the dish more presentable and appealing to the appetite.
- Grilled Tomatoes
Ripe tomatoes are the best one to be grilled, this recipe allows an individual to have a taste of additional flavors and sauces to further make the dish achieved its delicate taste. The tomatoes to be grilled should be cut into half crosswise; it should be brush with olive oil to enhance the effect that is to be brought by grilling.
- No Cook Pasta Sauce
Tomato has been the best staple food that is being used to cook sauces for pasta. This can also be use as sauce for pasta without the need for cooking. The use of olive oil and some other condiments will be the one that will help the tomato to become the best no cook pasta sauce.
- Open- faced Tomato & Ricotta Sandwich
This dish can best be enjoyed by simply sprinkling salt on top of the tomato being cut into halves.
- Salsa Fresca
A healthier salsa food is to be enjoyed by the used of chopped tomatoes. This is best to be combined with grilled meat.
- Tomato and Avocado Salad
This dish is best for having a light lunch meal. This dish is something that is really delicious and healthy to the body.
- Tomato & Pesto Sandwich
Like any other sandwiches tomatoes are being prepared raw and is combined with pesto or meaty slices to enhance the taste of the food.
- Tomato Bruschetta
This dish is really love by lots of people because of its delicate taste which really savors their taste buds.
- Tomato, Cucumber and Red Onion Salad
Cucumber and tomatoes are then to be peeled, mixed with red onion, red wine vinegar, salt and pepper and olive oil.
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Hope to see you soon: Mark Valenza, Chef/Owner Tomato State Cafe