I served this for dinner over a bed of arugula, which sounds ridiculously fancy, but I happened to have some in the fridge, so there you have it. Pan Roasted tomatoes are wonderful with Cherry Tomatoes because they’re so nice and squishy and juicy but work well with grape tomatoes if the grape tomatoes are juicy. Cut them as shown below in the photo. Pan-Seared Salmon with Maple Glaze and Pistachios. Or any green side dish: broccoli, green beans, asparagus, etc. You don't want them to melt or even loose their shape, so wait it out. For the White Wine Tomato Basil Sauce: Heat oil in a large saute pan over medium heat. I handed him the magazine when he got home and he was SO excited. I tried my luck in following this recipe and served it during our family gathering last night. Cherry tomatoes are one of the few tomatoes that pack a ton of flavor, even off-season. When it has cooled down a bit, add the mozzarella balls. They make a great side for just about anything that’s served on its own – maybe a piece of fish like this Tilapia with Crusted Herb Topping or a nice chicken breast entree like Chicken Piccata. What’s the difference between Cherry Tomatoes and Grape Tomatoes? Dinner Healthy Dinner Meat & Seafood One Pot/Pan Quick and Easy Dinners Seafood, posted August 5, 2017 by The Food Charlatan, Your email address will not be published. This is the recipe that inspired me to include the marinated mozzarella today: Easy Caramelize Gnocchi with Cherry Tomatoes and Mozzarella. Practically too simple, really, to even be written down! Salmon and Tomatoes in Papillote from That Skinny Chick Can Bake Sheet Pan Honey Mustard Crusted Salmon from Cookie Rookie Grilled Salmon Packet with Tomatoes and Olives from Kalyn’s Kitchen. You can use all of both packages if you want, a few extra tomatoes won't hurt anything. Pasta can easily be picked up for under a dollar on sale, and combined with a coupon is dirt cheap. To make Pan Roasted Cherry Tomatoes, add a little olive oil to a skillet, heat it up and toss in the halved tomatoes. Use a knife to half the olives, if you want. Learn how your comment data is processed. Use about 1 cup. Pan-seared salmon always feels so fancy, but it is really easy to make, and fast! Pan-seared salmon always feels so fancy, but it is really easy to make, and fast! Return the salmon to the pan. It’s all about tomatoes and I knew Eric would love it (he’s totally obsessed with tomatoes). I too love tomatoes, tho not as much as Eric- that may be impossible :). Add the tomatoes to the pan. Add a little more oil to the pan, if it is dry. Now you’ve got double tomato flavor packed into that one simple dish. One of my favorite recipes is really a “non” recipe. Crazy, right? Add the garlic and saute for 1 more minute. I mashed it with this recipe for Easy Caramelized Gnocchi with Cherry Tomatoes and Mozzarella recipe. And they are healthy to boot. Pan Roasted Cherry Tomatoes are great in the summer when cherry tomatoes are at their peak, and nearly as good during the winter months. Use paper towels to dry the salmon on both sides. Cook for another 1-2 minutes until garlic is fragrant. (I stick mine in the microwave; not on, just to reserve the heat.). I don’t think I would necessarily snack on them plain, but added to a dish like this they really pack a punch. haha! upside-down (lip up) on the counter, fill with whatever round objects you want to cut, place another lid lip down, press gently but firmly and slice horizontally through the center. Before flipping, sprinkle the untreated side of the salmon with salt, pepper, and the other teaspoon of flour. Add the onion and saute over medium-low heat for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally, until very tender but not browned. It’s amazing, right?? The chemicals react in our bodies to form cancer-causing compounds. If this photo doesn’t make you want to eat nothing but homegrown tomatoes for the rest of your life, I don’t know what will. A touch of garlic, a pinch of oregano and/or basil and you’re done! All of these ideas look fancy, but most of them are 30 minutes tops. Cook for 1 more minute, maybe 2, just until the salmon is barely starting to flake. Talk about an inexpensive dinner! It’s never a bad idea. Add your email to follow all my fabulously frugal food adventures! Wash your tomatoes and use a serrated knife to halve any large ones. I also like the fact that Olive oil contains no hidden trans fats like Canola or Vegetable oil. ***I know these aren't available everywhere. Char – over and over we’re learning more about the char on foods and how unhealthy it is. Simply place the lid of a yogurt, sour cream container, etc. Sear the salmon, skin side down, for about 3-4 minutes, until the bottom is very brown. Buy fresh mozzarella, chop it into 1 inch cubes, and use that instead. I also use a version of Pan Roasted Cherry Tomatoes in my Pasta with Tuna, Tomatoes, and Artichokes for another simple, inexpensive and absolutely scrumptious meal. I love this quick little back pocket recipe for Pan Roasted Cherry Tomatoes. Diet ice cream is just not the same. Grilled Salmon Packet with Tomatoes and Olives. Today’s recipe is my spin on one of the ones he picked out, Salmon with Tomatoes and Olives. Pasta with Tuna, Tomatoes, and Artichokes, Heating the oven up to 450 or so in the summer? This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Thank you so much for sharing this recipe. Isn't eating just so much fun? Fake it til you make it, I say! Here’s a link to all my fish recipes. Add the tomatoes to the pan. I am NOT a healthy dessert person. Add the cherry tomatoes and cook, stirring occasionally, until they're soft and blistering, but still hold their shape, 9 to 12 minutes. Learn how your comment data is processed. Now and then I’ll serve my Pan Roasted Cherry Tomatoes over a simple pasta – Angel hair cooks in minutes and lets you get dinner on the table in a hurry. Today’s recipe is one of those healthy gems that makes it possible for me to eat not-half-fat ice cream, without having to roll everywhere instead of walk. Honey Salmon with Browned Butter Lime Sauce << this has been a family favorite for years. Wow, what a colorful pic! Lower the heat to medium and add the shallots. Add cherry tomatoes and cook, stirring now and then until tomatoes begin to wrinkle just a bit, wilt and give off some juices. And they’re not only delicious, they take about 10 minutes to make. Facebook | Pinterest | Instagram | Twitter. Cook another 3-5 minutes, until the tomatoes begin to soften and a few have popped. But I still want to share my recipe for Pan Roasted Cherry Tomatoes because they are one of my favorite sides. Your email address will not be published. Cleaning up the pans, or using foil? Try tossing these fresh vibrant tomatoes, cold, in a green salad, maybe with an Italian dressing and shaves of Parmesan. upside-down (lip up) on the counter, fill with whatever round objects you want to cut, place another lid lip down, press gently but firmly and slice horizontally through the center. Heat a wide skillet over medium high heat. It will spit a little bit when you first put it in the hot pan, but it will calm down after a few seconds.