Tomatoes grab the spotlight this week. They’re a recipe and market staple that’s versatile, delicious and nutritious.  Find many varieties of tomatoes at Beaverdale Farmers Market.
Pasta, fresh tomato and basil create a quick meal, with minimal cooking from the Fine Cooking website.
tomato-mozzarella-basilHere are five different tomato salads from the Garden State, New Jersey.  We’re confident that salads with Iowa ingredients will be just as delicious.
A simple way to use fresh tomatoes is to create a delicious Summer Tomato Jam, another recipe from Fine Cooking. Recommend in place of ketchup on burgers or served with salmon.
Fine Cooking lists several ways to use tomato jam.
Whatever your favorite recipe, buy lots of tomatoes at the market and enjoy!