Mozzarella Stuffed Meatballs are so versatile. Use them as a main dish, a meatloaf mix, or for appetizers. These Italian-style meatballs are stuffed with miniature balls of mozzarella cheese and baked before being served with a vodka tomato sauce over pasta of your choice.
Recipes using tomatoes.
Sundried Tomato Chicken is inspired by the flavors of the Mediterranean. I love the natural sweetness of sun-dried tomatoes and the perky flavor of fresh oregano. Here, they come together, along with garlic, black olives, and Parmesan cheese to give new life to otherwise dull, boring chicken.
Some people refer to Lamb Cacciatore as Italian peasant food. If so, the peasants eat like kings! As with traditional cacciatore, the lamb is flavored with sweet onion, garlic, mushrooms, and bell peppers. Serve over linguine or pasta of choice for a hearty meal.
Balsamic Tomato Cucumber Salad is an upscale version of the classic salad. It brings a remembrance of summer flavor during winter and coolness for those hot summer months. Tangy with a hint of sweetness, you’ll love this salad year-round.
Pasta Nicoise Salad is a nod to the French, loaded with chicken and vegetables, and bound with a simple homemade dressing flavored with rosemary. This salad is fresh, bright with flavor, and colorful on the plate. Add some crusty bread, and you have a filling, satisfying meal.
You just can’t go wrong with Greek Pasta Salad. It’s easy to put together and great at room temperature. Add some chopped salami or prosciutto to make it a meal.
Asparagus Mushroom Tomato Frittata looks so gorgeous on the table, and it cooks up really quickly. Make this your go-to for a big hearty breakfast, lunch, brunch or dinner to please the whole family.
Mussels with Italian Sausage Recipe are a match made in heaven. Simply cooked with tomatoes, red onions, garlic, and white wine, this recipe is very easy to make and goes together in a snap.