Take advantage of the heaps of fresh, Ontario heirloom tomatoes from growers like Nature Fresh Farms! Play on their sweet flavour with this grilled heirloom tomato salad by caramelizing the natural sugars in tomatoes. Add basil and crumbled feta for some classic Italian flavours, and enjoy the beautiful colours of heirloom tomatoes. The days may be growing darker now that fall is here, but bring back the summery bright colours with Nature Fresh Farms’ heritage heirloom tomatoes.
- 2 Heritage Heirloom Tomatoes, sliced ¼ inch thick
- ½ cup (125 mL) feta cheese crumble
- 4 leaves chopped basil
- ¼ cup (60 mL) extra virgin olive oil
- ¼ cup (60 mL) white balsamic vinegar
- Freshly ground black pepper to taste
- Grill your sliced tomatoes for 3 minutes each side.
- Place on a serving platter sprinkle your feta cheese and basil.
- Evenly drizzle oil and vinegar and add your fresh cracked pepper if you desire.
Recipe courtesy of Nature Fresh Farms