Celebrate the Tomato Fresh tomatoes take center stage in summer recipes. While it is the time of year to bemoan the oppressive heat, we would do well to remember the refreshing things about summer, including the lovely luscious tomatoes available to us now. In a few months we’ll all have to be content with tomatoes that may look good, but are only a shadow of their fresh summer counterparts in terms of taste.
The following recipes take advantage of the bounty of fresh tomatoes available now. If you don’t have your own garden, go to your local farmer’s market. You don’t need fancy recipes to enjoy tomatoes. A little salt, and maybe some bacon, lettuce, mayonnaise and your favorite bread is a perfect meal. Salsa is one way to use tomatoes that never goes out of style. The