While supermarkets stock tomatoes year round, they are actually a summer vegetable. When you buy them in summer, you’re guaranteed the freshest taste. Here are 10 tomato recipes to have fun with.
1. Gazpacho salsa
For this recipe, you’ll need plum tomatoes, bell pepper, cucumber, half a red onion, salt and pepper and a tablespoon each of red wine vinegar and olive oil. Dice the tomatoes, bell pepper, cucumber and onion and put it all in a medium-sized bowl. Add in the vinegar, olive oil and seasoning, and toss to coat the veggies well. This salad goes well with dippers like endive and crostini.