If you are a big fan of tomatoes and you recently bought a bunch from the supermarket, then chances are you are looking for ways to use them to the best of your ability in your upcoming meals before they go bad! Knowing some great recipes will prove to be a big help if you want to wow your guests or even just yourself! Tomatoes are not only a healthy option but they are delicious and very versatile! So, in case you are as big of a fan of tomatoes as we are, then here are a few simple but tasty dishes that we highly recommend. Make the tomatoes the star of the show and enjoy!
1. Tomato, Mozzarella, Basil Salad
Tomato, mozzarella and basil salad could not be a more simple and great dish to make at home! And, the best part about it is that it is easy to perfect, personalize and will be sure to fill you up at any time of the day! The light and airy dish will have you convinced that you are not at home but rather in Italy eating a lovely Caprese salad at a five- star restaurant!
There are many great ways to make this dish, but the best thing about it is that you can make it however you want whether that means adding in balsamic or not or having more tomatoes than mozzarella or vice versa. This recipe–with little changes here and there if you desire–will definitely have you and your guests coming back for seconds in no time!
2. Tomato Soup
Who doesn’t immediately think of tomato soup when they think of recipes involving tomatoes?! Not many people which is exactly our point! If you have an abundance of fresh tomatoes at home that you don’t know what to do with, make yourself some amazingly delicious tomato soup using this fantastic recipe!
You really can’t go wrong when making tomato soup from scratch, so go for it no matter how good or bad of a cook you think you are! Plus, the sweet flavor will remind you of your childhood comfort food meal of grilled cheese and tomato soup, so the whole experience will be a happy one and definitely one to drool over! You’ll love it!
3. Tomato Pie
Dive right in and cut yourself a slice of some delicious tomato pie just like you used to when you were younger! Even though people don’t usually think to whip up this meal, tomato pies are a great mix between sweet and savory, soft and crunchy!
You can’t really go wrong with any tomato pie recipe, so why not test the waters and try this recipe out for yourself! Before you know it and 12 slices later you will be fulfilled and satisfied by your creation and will want to make another as soon as you get more tomatoes!
4. Cheesy Baked Tomatoes
Whether you’ve had cheesy baked tomatoes before or not, it is time to make them again or try them out for the first time! This cheesy baked tomato recipe is irresistible and one that will have you returning for seconds, thirds or even until there are no more left on the baking sheet! It is easy to make and requires minimal prep and instructions. So if you are looking for something to try out that is easy but tasty, be sure to make these for your next meal!
5. Tomato Bruschetta
This tomato inspired meal will have everyone’s mouths watering! Tomato bruschetta is another classic dish that is simple and easy to make and will be sure to please everyone who eats it! This recipe in specific will remind you of your delicious meals in Italy so be sure to try it out as soon as you can to impress everyone!
After all, you can’t go wrong with tomatoes, so use them to the best of their ability and make some unforgettable meals out of them! Everyone will love you and your dishes!