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Uses for Tomatoes

Recipes to Use Up a Bounty of Tomatoes


Blessed with a large crop of tomatoes, but not sure what to do with them? Here are several great ways to use up those tomatoes:


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Get out your canning supplies, and make a batch of homemade ketchup to top your burgers and dogs.

Stewed Tomatoes

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Stew some tomatoes for use in soups and other tomato-based dishes or enjoy a bowlful as is.

Tomato Juice

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Turn a big pile of tomatoes into tomato juice, and you'll be set when soup season arrives.

Freeze Them

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Freeze some tomatoes; and you'll never have to settle for flavorless, store-bought tomatoes during the winter.

Tomato Sauce

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Homemade tomato sauce is easy to make and tastes so much better than the stuff you can get at the store.

Tomato Paste

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Learn how to make your own tomato paste, and take it off of your grocery list for good.

Sun-Dried Tomatoes

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Make your own sun-dried tomatoes, and skip the gourmet price tag.

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