Cherry tomatoes are small but mighty! They go way beyond a simple salad toss-in — you can roast 'em, burst 'em, dress 'em up or eat 'em raw. Check out some of our favorite ways to cook with cherry tomatoes below.

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Tuna with Stewed Chickpeas & Tomato Vinaigrette

Tuna with Stewed Chickpeas & Tomato Vinaigrette
Credit: Photography by Kate Mathis

Want to get rid of cherry tomato skins? Slice small Xs into the bottom of whole cherry tomatoes, boil them for 10 seconds, dunk them in an ice bath and peel the skins off with ease. In this recipe, you'll turn your naked tomatoes into an oregano-spiked vinaigrette.

Wild Rice and Black-Eyed Pea Salad

Wild Rice & Black-Eyed Pea Salad

This tasty dish works as a side or a vegetarian main, and you can play with the portions of the toppings to suit your liking.

Broiled Top Blade Steak with Herb-Flecked Tomato Salad

broiled top blade steak with herb-flecked tomato salad

A gorgeous, gluten-free dinner proves you don't need much to make an amazing dish. The tomatoes take a swim in EVOO, parsley, basil, shallots and lemon juice to make a simple salad.

Summer Corn & Tomato Pasta

Summer Corn and Tomato Pasta

This little number is one of the most popular recipes on our site. Make it yourself and you'll see why!

Tomato-Yogurt Dip with Baked Pita Chips

tomato-yogurt dip with baked pita chips

This dip will disappear fast, so if you're hosting a big group, plan on making double!

Harissa-Spiked Steak Salad with Blistered Chiles

Harissa-Spiked Steak Salad with Blistered Chiles
Credit: Photography by Lucas Zarebinski

Blackened cherry tomatoes give this supremely spicy salad an extra edge.

Quick-Roasted Branzino with Dry Vermouth & Tomatoes

quick roasted branzino with dry vermouth tomatoes

Green Onion Cheeseburgers with Burst Tomato-Tarragon Sauce

Green Onion Cheeseburgers with Burst Tomato-Tarragon Sauce

The burst tomatoes on Rachael's burger pack a mind-boggling amount of flavor into every bite.

Fat Spaghetti with Garlic, Cherry Tomatoes & Basil

Fat Spaghetti with Garlic, Cherry Tomatoes & Basil

This spaghetti dish will become an instant classic on your family's table.

Cherry Tomato, Basil & Balsamic Sauce French Toast

savory french toast cherry tomato basil balsamic sauce
Credit: Photography by Joseph De Leo

French toast takes a walk on the savory side in this 30-Minute Meal.

Herbed Chicken with Cauliflower & Tomatoes

herbed chicken with cauliflower and tomatoes

Make this one-skillet supper the star of your weeknight dinner rotation.

Steak, Potato Chip & Blistered Tomato Salad

Steak, Potato Chip & Blistered Tomato Salad
Credit: Photography by Sarah Anne Ward

When you kinda feel like a salad, kinda feel like a steak, kinda feel like a bag of potato chips... this recipe is for you!

Scampi with Cherry Tomatoes

scampi with cherry tomatoes

Make sure you serve this with plenty of crusty bread for mopping — that's the best part!

Swordfish & Pasta with Five Herbs & Cherry Tomatoes

Swordfish & Pasta with Five Herbs & Cherry Tomatoes

The recipe says "Five Herbs," but you can use whatever herb combo you're feeling that night. We like parsley, mint, rosemary, thyme and basil.

Roasted Sausages with Tomatoes & White Beans

roasted sausages with tomatoes white beans
Credit: Photography by Andrew Purcell

This, right here, is supper in one step!

Cherry Tomato Chicken

Cherry Tomato Chicken

All the dinner goods are right here — no side dish required!

Greek Chicken & Hummus Pitas

greek chicken & hummus pitas
Credit: Photography by Andrew Purcell

We love this as an easy, healthy work-lunch idea.

Beef Fillet with Puttanesca-Style Burst Tomatoes & White Beans

Beef Fillet with Puttanesca-Style Burst Tomatoes & White Beans

The tomatoes will burst on their own, but you can nudge them along by pushing on them with the back of a wooden spoon.

Cod with Eggplant, Tomatoes & Basil

cod with eggplant tomatoes and basil

Don't fuss around with the tomatoes too much in this recipe. Let them do their thing in a skillet for about five minutes over medium heat to get a good char going.

Sausage, Tomato & Fennel Shells

sausage tomato and fennel shells

Fennel fronds have a mild, licorice-like flavor that's also great tossed in salads on sprinkled on grilled or roasted meat.

Tomato Upside-Down Cake

Tomato Upside-Down Cake

Hope you saved room for dessert!