Does anyone have a recipe for a very basic tomato sauce that uses fresh plum tomatoes? I would prefer a recipe that doesn't call for tomato paste or tonnes of herbs or garlic as I really want to taste the tomatoes.
In the summer, tomatoes are at their best, but it's also hot out and not very fun to be stuck inside cooking over a hot stove. Using our No-Cook Tomato Sauce recipe, the CHOW Test Kitchen's Lisa Lavery shows you how to make a fast, fresh dinner where the only thing you'll need to cook is the pasta.
How to Make a Quick, Easy Tomato Sauce
In this CHOW Tip, Spring Warren, author of The Quarter-Acre Farm, shows us that you don't need tomatoes to be in season to make a fresh-tasting tomato sauce.
How to Pit a Plum in Under 10 Seconds
This technique for pitting plums from Spring Warren, author of The Quarter-Acre Farm, will come in handy when you need plums for pies, chutneys, tarts, or just eating!
Pressure Cooker Cola-Braised Beef Short Ribs
These braised beef short ribs are ready in just 30 minutes thanks to the pressure cooker method. The cola in the rich gravy doesn't overpower, but perfectly balances soy sauce, Worcestershire sauce, and the spices in the rub.