In the latest episode of Mad Genius Tips, test kitchen expert Justin Chapple barely added any seasoning to his awesome, no-cook tomato sauce. And why would he? Juicy and fragrant, summer tomatoes need little more than a bit of salt and pepper when prepared. Here, F&W’s best and most delicious recipes highlighting summer tomatoes:
1. Tomato Tartlets
These luscious little tarts are filled with fresh ricotta. The trick to making the cheese silky is to puree it before spreading it on the flaky pastry and topping it with oven-roasted tomatoes.
2. Tomato Salad with Tomato Water Granita
F&W Best New Chefs Michael Fojtasek and Grae Nonas explore every dimension of the tomato in this ingenious mix of flavors, temperatures and textures.