This umami-rich dressing is best made with local, ripe tomatoes. If your tomatoes are less than perfect, roast them for 30 minutes in a 350° oven until tender and lightly browned or add 1/4 teaspoon of sugar to the dressing to help balance the flavors. Slideshow:Recipes for Tomatoes
The dressing can be refrigerated for up to 3 days. Shake or whisk to re-emulsify.
One Serving: (2 tablespoons) 50 cal, 5.3 gm fat, .08 gm sat fat, 1 gm carb, 0 fiber, 0.3 gm protein. Tips: Substitute cubed watermelon for half the tomatoes for a slightly sweet dressing that pairs well with salads featuring shaved red onion, olives and feta. • Serve warm as a sauce for grilled beef or pork. • Use as a marinade for sliced fresh mozzarella. Top with torn tarragon leaves just before serving.