Ways to use up tomatoes

This year it seems like we waited forever for tomatoes to mature.  Now that they are ripe it can be hard to stay ahead of the crop.  We thought that a few suggestions for using tomatoes might be helpful.

Our list, in no particular order:

  1. Fresh Salsa
  2. Spaghetti Sauce
  3. Tomato Soup
  4. Roasted Tomatoes
  5. Bruschetta
  6. Stewed Tomatoes
  7. Tomato Juice
  8. Frozen whole tomatoes
  9. BLT sandwiches
  10. Tuna and tomatoes
  11. Tomato preserves
  12. Pizza sauce
  13. Stuffed tomatoes
  14. Taco Sauce
  15. Homemade Catsup
  16. Barbeque sauce
  17. “V8” juice
  18. Fried tomatoes

Liz Meimann

I received both my undergraduate and graduate degrees in Food Science at Iowa State University. I love to quilt, sew, cook, and bake. I spent many years gardening, canning, and preserving food for my family when my children were at home.

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