Table of Contents for Tomatoes


Introduction Southern Tomatoes 1(14)
Starters and Soups 15(18)
Bloody Mary
16(2)
Heirloom Tomato Stacks with Clemson Blue Cheese Dressing and Bacon Crumbles
18(2)
Creamy Corn Custard with Fresh Tomato Salsa
20(2)
Tomato Aspic
22(2)
Very Classy Cream of Tomato Soup
24(2)
Curried Tomato Soup
26(2)
Tomato Dumpling Soup
28(3)
Green Tomato and Bacon Soup
31(2)
Tomato Salads 33(14)
Wilted Cucumbers with Tomatoes
34(2)
Tomatoes, Mozzarella, and Roasted Peppers with Red Onions and Sherry Vinegar
36(2)
Currant Tomato and Butterbean Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette and Crisp Garlic Toasts
38(3)
Heirloom Tomato Salad
41(1)
Peach and Tomato Salad with Toasted Pecans
42(3)
Tomato and Watermelon Salad with Feta and Oregano
45(2)
Sandwiches, Spreads, and Filled Tomatoes 47(16)
Stand-over-the-Sink Tomato Sandwiches
48(2)
Classic BLT
50(2)
Olive Oil Sandwich Loaf
52(2)
Homemade Mayonnaise
54(1)
Filled Tomatoes with Crabmeat Rémoulade
55(1)
Filled Tomatoes with Ham and Bread-and-Butter Pickle Salad
56(2)
Baby Plum Tomato and Olive Tapenade
58(2)
Matbucha
60(3)
Main Dishes, Pies, Casseroles, and Cobblers 63(16)
Open-Face Tomato Pie
64(2)
Green Tomato and Pork Tenderloin Biscuit Pie
66(2)
Double Corn and Tomato Cobbler
68(2)
Baked Garlic-Cheese Grits with Tomato-Crunch Topping
70(2)
Goat Cheese Spoonbread with Cherry Tomato Sauté
72(2)
Edna Lewis's Baked Tomatoes with Crusty Bread
74(2)
Tomato-Squash Casserole
76(3)
Tomatoes on the Side 79(16)
Fried Green Tomatoes
80(2)
Cornmeal-Crumbed Fried Green Tomatoes with Buttermilk-Black Pepper Dressing
82(2)
Crispy-Crumbed Baked Tomatoes with Pecans and Parmesan
84(2)
Grilled Tomatoes with Garlic and Basil
86(1)
Fried Corn with Cherry Tomatoes
87(1)
Simmered Tomatoes with Okra and Bacon
88(2)
Ginger Tomatoes
90(1)
Simple Stewed Tomatoes
91(1)
Savannah Red Rice
92(3)
Sauces and Gravies 95(12)
End-of-Summer Big-Batch Tomato Sauce
96(2)
Sungold Tomato Sauce
98(2)
Quick Rosemary Tomato Sauce
100(2)
Abruzzo Green Tomato Pasta Sauce
102(2)
Tomato-Jalapeno Gravy
104(3)
Desserts 107(6)
Spiced Green Tomato Crumb Cake
108(2)
Green Tomato and Apple Pie
110(3)
Preserves and Juices 113(10)
Heirloom Tomato Jam with Lemon
114(2)
Tomato and Golden Raisin Chutney
116(2)
Green Tomato Bread-and-Butter Pickles
118(3)
Red Tomato and Jalapeño Conserve, for Nathalie
121(1)
Fresh-Brewed Tomato Juice
122(1)
Acknowledgments 123(1)
Bibliography 124(3)
Index 127