10 things to do with cherry tomatoes
Story and photos by Sarah Harper
While waiting on the larger tomato varietals to ripen, I love to indulge in the edible treasure known as cherry tomatoes. Named for their resemblance to cherries, cherry tomatoes are bite-sized and slightly sweet. Don’t let their small size fool you - they are bursting with flavor.
Cherry tomatoes are a delightful culinary gem cherished for their versatility in the kitchen. With their thin, snappy skin, juicy interior, and vibrant array of colors, cherry tomatoes bring both textural and visual appeal to your dishes. While cherry tomatoes are delicious as a standalone snack, their culinary potential extends far beyond that.
Now, here are 10 popular and delicious ways to savor cherry tomatoes:
Overall, the delightful flavor and versatile nature of cherry tomatoes make them an excellent choice for enhancing your summer dishes. Be sure to keep an eye out for them at your local farmer’s market this season.
Sarah Harper is a Registered Dietitian, creator, and one of many eaters behind The Addy Bean. She is also an avid hiker, a registered yoga instructor, and a former nursing home dietitian.
Based in Hood River, Oregon, Sarah lives with her husband Jacob, her dog Huey and her blog’s namesake – her cat Adeline.