10 Sweet & Savory Recipes with Heirloom Tomatoes

Heirloom tomatoes are so gorgeous and sweet and they are really peaking this time of year. I am finding their unusual shapes and different flavors in the farmer’s market, or regular shop, and the green grocer down the street. The best part about these beauties is that they really lend the true taste of summer to anything they are used in. Salsas, sandwiches, salads, you name it. They taste better with heirloom tomatoes. Here are a few gorgeous heirloom tomato recipes that you ought to make when you pick up your next bagful!

  • 10 Sweet & Savory Recipes with Heirloom Tomatoes 1 of 11
    10 Sweet & Savory Heirloom Tomato Recipes
  • Heirloom Tomato Parmesan Salad 2 of 11
    Sliced Heirloom Tomato Salad

    This amazing heirloom tomato salad is simply to die for. The key here is: SIMPLE. All you need to highlight the flavor is olive oil, pepper, and a little cheese!

    Photo: Laura Levy

  • Grilled Swordfish with Heirloom Tomatoes 3 of 11
    Grilled Swordfish with Heirloom Tomato Slices

    Grilled swordfish is always amazing for summer. Take it up a notch by showering it with sweet heirloom tomatoes and fresh herbs!

    Photo: Wicked Good Dinner.

  • Caprese Grilled Chicken 4 of 11
    Caprese Heirloom Tomato Salad

    This amazing grilled chicken is covered with sweet multicolored heirloom tomatoes and a drizzle of balsamic. The perfect summer dinner!

    Photo: Brooke McLay

  • Heirloom Tomato Bruschetta 5 of 11
    Heirloom Tomato Bruschetta

    These bright red tomatoes are so sweet and juicy you won't know whether this bruschetta is an appetizer or dessert!

    Photo: Laura Levy

  • Heirloom Tomato Caprese 6 of 11
    Heirloom Caprese Salad

    These gorgeous small heirloom tomatoes are perfect paired with the small balls of mozzarella. Add a little olive oil and basil and your dinner salad is ready!

    Photo: Laura Levy

  • Sumac Citrus Avocado Salad 7 of 11
    Sumac Salad

    This gorgeous salad features fresh citrus, avocado, and all kinds of seasonings. Serve it up for an easy raw dinner salad or light lunch!

    Photo: Kathy Patalsky

  • Prawn Ceviche with Heirloom Tomatoes 8 of 11
    Prawn Ceviche with Heirloom Tomatoes

    This simple ceviche is the ideal refreshing dish for summer. Stir in some heirloom tomatoes for summer and enjoy this chilled dish with a glass of wine.

    Photo: Laura Levy

  • Lobster & Heirloom Tomatoes 9 of 11
    Hugh-Acheson-Lobster-Heirloom-Salad

    This amazing heirloom tomato salad features fresh lobster, sprouts, and peas. It is healthy, colorful, and delicious!

    Photo: Shaina Olmanson

  • Heirloom Tomato BLT’s 10 of 11
    Heirloom Tomato BLT

    Take BLT's to the next level by loading them up with sliced heirloom tomatoes. They are way fresher and more delicious than grocery store tomatoes. You'll never want to go back!

    Photo: Laura Levy

  • Heirloom Tomato Tart 11 of 11
    Heirloom Tomato Tart

    This gorgeous tomato tart is just the thing for a cheery summer dish. You will love the amazing colors and flavors from the heirloom tomatoes!

    Photo: Brooklyn Supper

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