It's Time for a Cherry Tomato Fiesta — 11 Great Recipes Slideshow
July 26, 2013
Recipe SWAT Team tackles cherry tomatoes this week
Cherry Tomato Tart
Carly Goldsmith has an easy tart recipe that you can make in the middle of the week. No dough mixing necessary.
Penne with Cherry Tomatoes and Zucchini Blossoms
If you have to turn on the stove at all during the summer, it should be for the least amount of time possible. Hence, this recipe celebrates the natural flavor of sweet, ripe cherry tomatoes and zucchini blossoms by making sure they see as little stove time as possible, preserving their freshness.
Pop's Primo Cheese Pasta with Cherry Tomato Sauce
Executive editor Arthur Bovino shares a simple recipe from his childhood that his father used to make for him all the time. His version is a bit more "fancy pants," but still remains true to the original — a simple yet satisfying combination of perfectly cooked pasta, brightly flavored tomato sauce, and creamy ricotta.
Cherry Tomato Jam Pizza
Emma Laperruque, staff writer, was inspired by the prosciutto and fig jam pizzas that have been cropping up as of late to make this addictive pizza recipe.
Stewed Tomatoes and Polenta
This recipe from Cook editor, Anne Dolce, is really simple and quick to put together, but tastes amazing. If you love polenta, this is a great recipe to try.
Cherry Tomato, Mozzarella, and Basil Salad Recipe
This versatile cherry tomato dish can work as an appetizer all on its own and is also great on top of some grilled bread with some high-quality extra-virgin olive oil drizzled on top.
Cherry Tomato Sauce
The no-fuss beginner's tomato sauce recipe — no chopping required!
Marinated Cherry Tomatoes with Capers and Basil
Rachel Rappaport, member of the Culinary Content Network author of the blog Coconut & Lime and frequent participant in Recipe SWAT Team, has a simple recipe that highlights the natural sweetness of ripe summer cherry tomatoes.
Cracker Pizza with Roasted Tomatoes and Basil Pesto
Patricia Stagich returns once again this week with an interesting twist on homemade pizza that also happens to be a handy shortcut: She uses flour tortillas as the crust. Sometimes, you just don't want to futz around with dough. Stagich is the author of Comfy Cuisine, part of the Culinary Content Network.
Cilantro-Lime Confetti Salad
Jasey of Jasey's Crazy Daisy, part of the Culinary Content Network, has a salad that incorporates the best of summer produce, but of course, cherry tomatoes are front and center in her recipe.
Roasted Vegetable Pizza with Pancetta Cracklings and Spicy Olive Oil
Pancetta gets the Southern treatment in this amazing recipe from Lisa Bowie, author of Creole Contessa and member of the Culinary Content Network.