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Neapolitan pizzaioli use an uncooked pizza sauce to preserve the bright taste and color of the tomatoes.
The beans in this classic Punjabi dish can be cooked without a pressure cooker, but allow for an extra hour of cooking time. Serve with flatbread or rice.
Sweet, stewed tomatoes are the perfect foil for fried ham steaks.
To those of us who grew up loving the ready-made stuff, a recipe for homemade cream of tomato soup is nothing short of revelatory.
Who would think that simply putting tomatoes, a peeled halved onion, butter, and salt in a pot and cooking it with barely an occasional stir until it is reduced, would produce such concentrated goodness?
A dish as simple as caprese salad demands the best ingredients: Use firm, in-season tomatoes, the freshest burrata, and dress with pristine olive oil and top-quality balsamic vinegar.
The list of ingredients in a West African Peanut Stew often extends to okra, tomatoes, hot chiles, and other bright foils for the stew's intense richness, but it's the indispensable peanut that gives this dish its essential earthy character.
Brightened with chiles and lime juice, this silky avocado soup gets an added dose of richness from heavy cream.
Charred tomatoes give this vibrant red salsa a hint of sweetness and smoke.
This scramble of fresh ricotta, flavored with chiles, onions, and tomatoes, is delicious wrapped in warm tortillas or piled on toasted bread.
This spicy sauce is "mopped" onto ribs as they smoke to moisten and flavor them.
Maple syrup intensifies the sweetness of tomatoes in this recipe for Tomate Confite au Sirop d'Érable. Serve these with toothpicks as an appetizer or on salads, pizza, and pastas.
Don't sweat the folding technique for this chewy, tomato and cheese pie. "The uglier your scaccia looks, the better it tastes," says Roberta Corradin, who gave us this recipe for Scaccia Ragusana.
The recipe for this classic pie will work in home ovens; it's our adaptation of a recipe from chef Tony Gemignani, owner of Tony's Pizza Napoletana in San Francisco.
The ultimate Egyptian street food, this rib-sticking dish consists of two pastas, two pulses, fried onions for a crunchy contrast, and a spiced tomato sauce that ties it all together.
The term saganaki refers to the skillet in which Greeks cook ingredients with cheese. In this appetizer, shrimp is topped with crumbled feta and broiled.
Redolent of oregano and mint, these meatballs are served in northern Greece as a meze with fried potatoes or steamed rice.
In her book Lidia's Italian Table (William Morrow, 1998), Lidia Bastianich recommends making this rustic Italian salad with toasted country bread and ripe tomatoes.
Whole pickled tomatoes are a perennial favorite in Russia.