Tomato Recipes

Recipes using tomatoes.

Spicy shrimp is served over creamy cheese grits.
Cheese Recipes, Seafood Recipes, Shrimp Recipes, Tomato Recipes

Shrimp and Grits Recipe

 

 I’m a Southern gal, and I was raised on grits. I love ’em! I think most of the grit-haters probably tried them for the first time on a lark at a restaurant as a side to breakfast. What they don’t know is that restaurants serve grits absolutely plain, with no […]

Nutty barley adds old-fashioned flavor to vegetable beef stew.
Beef Recipes, Main Dishes, Potato Recipes, Soup and Stew Recipes, Tomato Recipes, Wine Recipes

Barley Beef Stew Recipe

 

 This beef stew recipe is a throwback to my youth. I remember falling in love with barley as a kid. I used to pick pick those chewy little nuggets out of my canned beef vegetable soup and savor each one individually. Barley was not a popular grain in my area […]

Enjoy the kaleidoscope of colors in this healthy paleo vegetarian salad.
Fruit Recipes, Nut Recipes, Quinoa Recipes, Salad Recipes, Tomato Recipes, Vegetable Recipes

Kaleidoscope Salad Recipe

 

 The spiralizer is a popular kitchen tool these days, and this gorgeous colorful salad makes good use of it. The homemade dressing boasts tangy citrus flavors with a hint of sweetness. This is a delight for those on paleo and vegetarian diets, yet will appeal to all palates. Instructions are […]

Be sure to sop up the luscious broth when you eat these fabulous mussels in garlic tomato broth.
Main Dishes, Rice Recipes, Seafood Recipes, Tomato Recipes, Wine Recipes

Mussels in Garlic Tomato Broth Recipe

 

 Mussels in Garlic Tomato Broth is a gourmet treat you can easily quickly make at home. Mussels are readily available these days in most markets, and they are fairly cheap, to boot. If you’re not a fan of brown rice, use your favorite white rice. You may also substitute pasta […]

Creamy Orzo Rice Pilaf looks and tastes better than those box mixes loaded with preservatives.
Broccoli Recipes, Cheese Recipes, Pasta Recipes, Rice Recipes, Side Dishes, Tomato Recipes

Orzo Rice Pilaf Recipe – Just say no to the box

 

 This winning take on Rice-A-Roni is infinitely more flavorful than the box, and it takes about the same amount of time. Orzo is a rice-shaped pasta that takes the place of the broken spaghetti strands found in Rice-A-Roni. The result is creamy with Parmesan cheese and flecked with morsels of […]

Tortellini, sausage, and beans make a hearty, Tuscan-style soup.
Cheese Recipes, Pasta Recipes, Sausage Recipes, Soup and Stew Recipes, Spinach Recipes, Tomato Recipes, Wine Recipes

Tortellini Sausage Soup Recipe for a Taste of Tuscany

 

There are so many variations on tortellini soup. It just goes to show you that you pretty much can’t go wrong with it. It’s basically a vegetable soup (minestrone, if you will) built around the Italian cheese-filled pasta pouches known as tortellini. This version adds beans and fresh baby spinach. Served with a nice homemade bread or garlic toast, it’s hearty enough to make a meal out of.