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August 22, 2017

  • Gratin of Cherry Tomatoes with Ricotta & Basil Topping

    And one more tomato recipe Debbi Snook from the PD sent me; she says it’s her favorite tomato recipe, and I understand why.

    Gratin of Cherry Tomatoes with Ricotta & Basil Topping
    Serves 8

    3 Tbsps. olive oil
    2 pounds cherry or grape tomatoes (preferably a mixture of red and yellow)
    1/4 cup fine dried bread crumbs
    1 clove garlic, minced
    1/2 […]

  • Tomato Pie

    Here is another seasonal favorite, and a great way to use up some of those tomatoes.

    Tomato Pie
    One pie crust – I cheat and use the Pillsbury crust in the red box you can find in the dairy case.
    6 tomatoes
    5 cloves of garlic, sliced
    6 fresh basil leaves, large, whole
    3/4 cup mayo
    1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese
    1/4 tsp. […]

  • Nanny’s Stuffed Cabbage

    Every year at about this time I make a big pot of my grandmother’s stuffed cabbage. It doesn’t matter if it’s 90 degrees outside. I dedicate a couple of hours in the hot kitchen to whip up what could be my favorite meal of all time, the essential dish for any family reunion or even […]