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Thursday, August 13, 2009

Tomatoes, tomatoes, tomatoes!

This year I wasn't able to grow my own tomatoes since I returned to the States in the middle of summer, but luckily I've received some beautiful tomatoes from my CSA over the past few weeks. Tomatoes are one of my absolute favorite foods, and I just hate to do anything else to them other than slice and eat them when they're this fresh. We often eat this dish when we grill after work...it's so easy to make and so delicious to boot! I debated on whether or not to post this because it seems so basic, but I remember my great grandmother making a plate like this (minus the herbs) every time we went to her house for lunch. As I get back into the swing of working and adjusting to life in the United States, I need the reminder that delicious, healthy food doesn't need to be complicated.

Just slice your tomatoes, sprinkle liberally with salt and pepper, add some chopped fresh basil (or other herb of your choice) and drizzle with some good olive oil.

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Chef E August 13, 2009 at 3:02 PM  

I am a total tomatomaniac and you are so right! I miss growing my own as well...hope you a well...

Greg @ Sippitysup has been doing a great Tomatomania weekly post for a while, and I think you would enjoy it, I think its along with someone in CA...

My Carolina Kitchen August 13, 2009 at 3:22 PM  

Tomatoes are my very favorite also. I grew up in tomato country and their juice probably runs through my veins. We're growing our own again this year but also buy some from the organic market downtown on the square on Saturday. I like them best plain also.

Jen @ My Kitchen Addiction August 13, 2009 at 9:59 PM  

So tasty! I love the beautiful colors of your tomatoes... they look so delicious and juicy!

Sarah August 18, 2009 at 8:42 PM  

I love tomatoes when they are fresh in the summer! Other times of the year not so much. My father in law introduced me to the loveliness that is fresh white bread, tomato from the garden and a coating of mayo. Sprinkle on a little salt and yum!!!

A World in a PAN August 20, 2009 at 1:51 PM  

I also make salads with various types of tomatoes .. love to feel the different tastes! My favorite? The Cone tomato, called in France Cornue des Andes.

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