Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

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Cathy Smith

By
@GrannyGrumpsTable

My granddaughter loves these. The red cherry tomatoes are good but the little yellow tomatoes are fantastic, much better than the red ones.

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I love a Caprese salad in the summertime, and this recipe is a great twist on that! The super creamy filling is tasty and the balsamic drizzled on top adds a nice zip of flavor. One yummy appetizer! Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
10-14
Prep:
10 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • 1 pt
    cherry tomatoes
  • 3 Tbsp
    heavy whipping cream
  • 1/2 lb
    fresh mozzarella cheese
  • 6
    fresh basil leaves chiffonaded
  • 1
    garlic clove minced
  • ·
    salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 Tbsp
    balsamic vinegar

How to Make Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

Step-by-Step

  1. Scoop out and discard pulp of cherry tomatoes. Invert tomatoes onto paper towels to drain.
  2. In a food processor, combine the cream, mozzarella cheese, basil and garlic, salt and pepper; cover and process until blended.
  3. Cut a small hole in the corner of a pastry or heavy-duty resealable plastic bag. Fill with cheese mixture.
  4. Turn tomato halves over; drizzle with vinegar. Pipe cheese mixture into tomatoes. Refrigerate until serving.

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About Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

Course/Dish: Vegetable Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Italian
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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