Grilled Tomatoes & Cheese

Grilled Tomatoes are the FASTEST vegetable you can make!! My kids were not very sure about this till they tasted it!!

What is important when making this- you use very large beefsteak tomatoes.  Large ones- and you cut them very thick.


1 large tomato
pinch of coarse salt
pinch of cracked black pepper
approx 1 or 2 tablespoons of olive oil
4-5 slices of fresh mozzarella cheese

Cut your tomatoes thick. We got approximately 4-5 slices. Lay them out on a platter, and drizzle olive oil, salt and pepper on each side.

On a very hot grill, grill your tomatoes. They will only need to grill for approximately 1 minute (maybe 2) on each side. Once you flip it over to the 2nd side. Add your slice of mozzarella cheese. Do not over cook- the tomatoes will turn soggy on you if you leave them on too long. (or you may just burn them too hahah)

Remove from your grill and enjoy!

Please see our Grilled Asparagus and Grilled Lemon Herb Chicken recipes if you would like to try that are also featured in this picture.


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