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Tomato-Onion Jam

Tomato-Onion Jam

    It looks like I am ready for, as French say, a ‘cheese and wine’ Friday party. There is a nice selection of world cheeses and charcuterie in my refrigerator. My homemade chicken liver pate with jelly is there too. Flavorful and zesty ‘Cyprus style’ olives have […]

Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Sun-Dried Tomatoes

    I still call them ‘sun-dried tomatoes’ even though they are dried in oven. What do I like about homemade sun-dried tomatoes? – An opportunity to control their dryness. I can make them more plump and juicy – and the tomatoes will be perfect […]

Tomato and Zucchini Tian

Tomato and Zucchini Tian

  As the summer season is winding down, we are starting to think about autumn menu. I’m still picking tomatoes and zucchinis in my vegetable garden, and I am wondering what to cook with them. Tian, of course I will prepare the tian! We love […]

Tomato or Cucumber Open Sandwich

Tomato or Cucumber Open Sandwich

  This is probably the simplest open sandwich you can prepare. And it is most delicious. Now, when tomatoes are in season, this is the best time to treat yourself with an heirloom tomato sandwich. Of course, you can add to it some lettuce, onions, and […]

Oven-Roasted Pepper-Tomato Spread and Relish

Oven-Roasted Pepper-Tomato Spread and Relish

  All aromas of the sun and summer have melted in this bowl filled with jewel bright roasted peppers and tomatoes. Upon roasting the peppers and tomatoes, chopping them, and mixing with spices and olive oil, you will enjoy a very tasty spread-relish. If you […]

Garbanzo, sweet pepper, and tomato salad

Garbanzo, sweet pepper, and tomato salad

  The chickpea salad I prepared so impressed me so much that it immediately fell into the category of ‘my-best-and-delicious’ I made this salad with fresh tomatoes, but I will certainly repeat it with oven-dried tomatoes and roasted peppers. The salad will be fine if […]