8
30

Description

Tomatoes are wonderful when scooped out and used as "cups" for savory fillings. Here, the tomatoes are halved and then stuffed with breadcrumbs that are seasoned with garlic, oregano, and parsley and toasted in a little olive oil to deepen the flavors. When baked, the tomato halves soften just enough while still holding their shape and retaining their fresh taste. Serve as a first course for a summer dinner, or as a side dish for grilled meat, poultry, or fish.

Ingredients

  • 2 tomatoes (large)
  • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 garlic cloves (minced)
  • 1 tablespoon fresh oregano (chopped)
  • 1 tablespoon fresh parsley (chopped)
  • 1/2 cup bread crumbs
  • salt
  • freshly ground pepper

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 180°C (approximately 350°F).
  2. Cut tomatoes in half. Trim base so tomatoes be stable.
  3. Remove inner core of tomato with a teaspoon and drain hollow tomato on paper towel with pulp side down.
  4. In a small saucepan, heat olive oil over low heat until warm.
  5. Remove from heat and add garlic, oregano, parsley and bread crumbs.
  6. Season with salt and pepper and toss until combined.
  7. Place tomato halves on a baking dish.
  8. Season with salt and pepper.
  9. Stuff tomatoes with breadcrumbs mixture.
  10. Bake in preheated oven for 5-10 minutes or until golden.
  11. Drizzle with olive oil and serve warm.
Discover more recipes from O Meu Tempero
Quinoa Stuffed Tomatoes RecipeQuinoa Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Quinoa Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Farmers Market Stuffed Baked Tomatoes RecipeFarmers Market Stuffed Baked Tomatoes Recipe
Farmers Market Stuffed Baked Tomatoes Recipe
Mediterranean Stuffed Tomatoes RecipeMediterranean Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Mediterranean Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Baked Stuffed Tomatoes RecipeBaked Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Baked Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Tzadziki Stuffed Tomatoes RecipeTzadziki Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Tzadziki Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Caprese Couscous Stuffed Tomatoes RecipeCaprese Couscous Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Caprese Couscous Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Stuffed Tomatoes with Chicken Quinoa RecipeStuffed Tomatoes with Chicken Quinoa Recipe
Stuffed Tomatoes with Chicken Quinoa Recipe
Succulent Chicken Parmesan RecipeSucculent Chicken Parmesan Recipe
Succulent Chicken Parmesan Recipe
Italian Baked Stuffed Tomatoes with Rice RecipeItalian Baked Stuffed Tomatoes with Rice Recipe
Italian Baked Stuffed Tomatoes with Rice Recipe
Feta-Stuffed Tomatoes RecipeFeta-Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Feta-Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Cheesy Stuffed Tomatoes RecipeCheesy Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Cheesy Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Baked Stuffed Tomatoes RecipeBaked Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Baked Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Black Bean & Corn Salsa RecipeBlack Bean & Corn Salsa Recipe
Black Bean & Corn Salsa Recipe
Baked Stuffed Tomatoes with Beef & Mozzarella RecipeBaked Stuffed Tomatoes with Beef & Mozzarella Recipe
Baked Stuffed Tomatoes with Beef & Mozzarella Recipe
Mediterranean Stuffed Tomatoes with Quinoa RecipeMediterranean Stuffed Tomatoes with Quinoa Recipe
Mediterranean Stuffed Tomatoes with Quinoa Recipe
Kathy'S Baked Stuffed Tomatoes RecipeKathy'S Baked Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe
Kathy'S Baked Stuffed Tomatoes Recipe