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Our Favorite Tomato Recipes

We’re celebrating tomato season with a bounty of recipes from our book Morning Glory’s Farm Food: Stories from the Fields, Recipes from the Kitchen. Just click to get cooking!

Recipe: Stewed Tomatoes

This dish, updated from Debbie Athearn’s traditional family recipe, is a great way to enjoy the flavor of tomatoes that are too ripe to slice for fresh eating. A combination of red and yellow peppers makes for a… Read More

Recipe: Serenaded Tomatoes

When Simon, Prudy and Dan were little, Debbie used this colorful, playful dish to entice them to enjoy tomatoes. It worked, but the children couldn’t pronounce the word “marinated,” so they called it “serenaded” tomatoes. And why not?… Read More

Recipe: Martha’s Vineyard Tomato Pie

Cornmeal and cheese will help bind the filling, so choose ripe, moist tomatoes for this pie because early-season, hot-house or under-ripe fruit will not provide the flavor and the moisture required here. A mix of field-grown heirlooms is… Read More

Recipe: Warm Eggplant and Tomato Salad

More than just a side salad, this dish can be served hot or cold. Try it as … a bruschetta topping; a layer in fish tacos — the meal that inspired this salad; a bed or sauce for… Read More

Recipe: Couscous with Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

Fresh flavors of tomato, feta, spinach and herbs mingle in this lemon-scented summer dish.

Recipe: Roasted Tomato Vinaigrette

This flavorful dressing will keep in the refrigerator for up to three weeks.

Recipe: Roasted Garlic

This is the simplest and best way we know of releasing the rich, sweet flavor of fresh garlic. Bonus: Covered in olive oil, the roasted garlic cloves will keep in the refrigerator for an extended period of time.

Recipe: Susie Middleton’s Summer Corn-Off-The-Cob Sauté

This simple skillet dish, from Martha’s Vineyard cookbook author Susie Middleton, adds garlic, ginger, lime and fresh herbs to make the most of our favorite midsummer crop: fresh, sweet corn. Serves 4 as a side dish 1 Tbsp…. Read More

Watch: Why Cucumbers Are Great — In Rhyme

Macka B is a Jamaican recording artist who loves his vegetables as much as we love his rhymes about the cucumber’s many health and nutrition benefits. He even gives a rhyming recipe or two. This version is a… Read More