Tomatoes are one of the best superfoods to add to your diet if you want to achieve good skin from within – that’s because tomatoes contain lycopene (which provides the beautiful red pigments), a phytochemical that have anti-ageing benefits plus help protect your skin against the sun’s damaging UV rays. Try our favourite recipes here packed with lots of tomatoes:
1. Roasted Tomato & Prawn Tarts
These roasted prawn and tomato tarts can be served as canapes at your party, or as appetisers before you roll out the main dishes.
2. Ham, Tomato & Haloumi Rice Salad
The colours on this dish pop as much as the flavours do in your mouth! Rev up your salad game with chargrilled ham and haloumi and try this recipe out.
3. Baked Eggs With Bacon And Tomato
Dig your spoon into this sumptuous creamy cup of baked eggs with bacon and tomato. The salty crisp of the bacon is the perfect complement – a delicious new brunch idea!
4. Roasted Tomato And Anchovy Pasta
Add extra flavour to your pasta dish with roasted tomatoes and anchovies. It’s quick and easy to prepare for busy weeknights!
5. Mixed Green Beans, Peas, Hazelnut & Pancetta Salad
Start everyone off with these healthy and refreshing salad with a generous sprinkling of nuts, peas, beans mixed with pancetta and goat’s cheese.
6. Vegetable & Lentil Soup
Great for brunch or as an appetiser for dinner, this hearty soup has a natural sweetness from carrots, sweet potatoes and tomatoes, so it’s suitable for diabetics.
7. Fresh Pasta With Amatriciana Sauce
A hearty and yummy pasta dish with Amatriciana, a traditional Italian pasta sauce made with pancetta, onion, garlic and chilli – it’s full of flavours and makes a great family dinner dish.
8. Caprese Salad
This yummy caprese salad will please even the pickiest of salad eaters at the Christmas table this year! It’s easy to make too!
9. Pumpkin ‘Rice’ With Roast Chicken
Made with butternut pumpkin and spiced with cumin, chilli and paprika, this moreish dish is also topped with lots of juice cherry tomatoes.
10. Waterless Soup
This amazing waterless soup is specially created by Chef Leong Chee Yeng, Chinese Executive Chef of Jade Restaurant, The Fullerton Hotel, as a tribute to Singapore.