21 Cherry Tomato Recipes
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.
Tuna with Stewed Chickpeas & Tomato Vinaigrette
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
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
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
This little number is one of the most popular recipes on our site. Make it yourself and you'll see why!
Try our Summer Corn & Tomato Pasta
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
Blackened cherry tomatoes give this supremely spicy salad an extra edge.
Quick-Roasted Branzino with Dry Vermouth & Tomatoes
Did you know Chrissy Teigen eats a whole branzino every night? Be like Chrissy.
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
This spaghetti dish will become an instant classic on your family's table.
Cherry Tomato, Basil & Balsamic Sauce French Toast
French toast takes a walk on the savory side in this 30-Minute Meal.
Herbed Chicken with Cauliflower & Tomatoes
Make this one-skillet supper the star of your weeknight dinner rotation.
Steak, Potato Chip & Blistered Tomato Salad
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
Make sure you serve this with plenty of crusty bread for mopping — that's the best part!
Try our Scampi with 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
This, right here, is supper in one step!
Cherry Tomato Chicken
All the dinner goods are right here — no side dish required!
Try our Cherry Tomato Chicken
Greek Chicken & Hummus Pitas
We love this as an easy, healthy work-lunch idea.
Try our Greek Chicken & Hummus Pitas
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
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
Fennel fronds have a mild, licorice-like flavor that's also great tossed in salads on sprinkled on grilled or roasted meat.
Try our Sausage, Tomato & Fennel Shells
Tomato Upside-Down Cake
Hope you saved room for dessert!
Try our Tomato Upside-Down Cake