Simply Red Mexican Rice, Simply Delicious!

Hot, spicy, red, sour. This is the explosion of flavours that occurs when you bite into this rice dish. Mexican rice, although disputed to be Spanish in origin, reveals its own unique red and spicy characteristics through the use of cumin and tomatoes. Though commonly presented as a side dish alongside other mains, it is actually a healthy dish to savour on its own as a main dish too....more

Creamy Tomato Tortellini

Yes, another successful meal and my cooking skills in training! Well, successful in my opinion anyways. Blake thought otherwise. Then again he doesn't like anything with tomatoes so I guess that might've been my bad. Oh well....more

Roasted Tomato Soup

Recently I received over two bushels of tomatoes from my aunt’s garden. I took a stab at canning and dwindled down the lot by over half with tomato sauce alone. I quartered and froze a number of them as well. A big bowel of Bruchetta, a few sandwiches and salads later… I still have tomatoes coming out of my ears....more

How to Make Tomato Powder for Fresh Tomato Paste and Sauce

A couple of months ago, really on a whim, I bought a food dehydrator. And, guess what. I. LOVE. It. Really. I'm talkin' starry eyed love....more

Turn Tomato Powder into Fresh Tomato Paste. Or Sauce. Or Juice.

So after yesterday's post, we all know how super simple it is to make tomato powder. Right? ...more

Tomato and Cucumber Salad with fresh dill

Tomato and Cucumber Saladmothersapronstrings Tomato and Cucumber SaladI prefer to seed my cucumbers before using in this recipe. I’ve substituted Turbinado sugar for granulated to add a golden color. Fresh basil is a good substitute for dill weed....more

Warm Up the Soul With Classic Tomato Soup

Soup.  The association of soup with healing, home and heart has been around for ages past.  It simmered on the stove during the most heartless winter days, promising comfort and nourishment. The smell of it became associated with childhood and memories of family, simple times.  In my home, dinner takes on a different feel when it is soup.  The muscles seem to loosen from the bones, and the mind lets go of the business of the day.  It becomes a warm blanket to a worn-out soul. ...more
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Gluten free pizza with tomato sauce and mozzarella

Directly from the Italian tradition, with few changes in order not to use any gluten, this recipe has been approved by the family board: crispy and tasty. To better enjoy the gluten free pizza crust I opted for a simple yet delicious filling (that by the way is one of my favorite..) tomato sauce + mozzarella + basil.For more details check out my blog:...more

Turkey Spinach Tomato Soup

Amber @ Fit, Foodie RunsShewie is it cold outside....more

Silky Baked Aubergines with Tomato, Basil & Gruyére

Photo credit: Nancy Anne Harbord...more