Kellogg's Breakfast Tomatoes ♥

Kellogg's Breakfast Tomatoes, simple simple with just good vinegar, a little sugar and fresh chive. Vegan, low carb, 37 calories, Weight Watchers PointsPlus 1.
graphic button small size size 10 Today's quick 'n' easy tomato recipe: Some times we just need a little nudge, right? That's what this "recipe" is, permission to sprinkle good tomatoes with a tiny splash of good vinegar, a touch of sugar and a few snips of fresh chive. Heaven on a plate? You bet. And not just vegan, "Vegan Done Real".

~recipe & photo updated 2014~
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Me, ogling heirloom tomatoes at the farmers market, circa 2006: "What are those glorious orange tomatoes? Such glorious color!"

Ron Jones, from On the Wind Farm: "Those are Kellogg's Breakfast Tomatoes."

Me, in surprise: "Kellogg is my name! I'll take three!"

Me, browsing old recipes, circa 2014: "Oh! We have Kellogg's Breakfast Tomatoes in the garden this year!

Me, in quiet appreciation of "Kellogg's Breakfast Tomatoes" for, yes, breakfast: Yummmm ...


Hands-on time: 5 minutes
Time to table: 5 minutes
Serves 4

1 large Kellogg's Breakfast Tomato (or any other perfectly ripe summer tomato) about 1 pound
Good vinegar, any kind but a clear or light-colored vinegar will be pretries
Sugar to taste, just a bit is plenty
Chive or other fresh herb

Core the tomato and cut into chunks. Gently toss in vinegar and sugar. Transfer to serving bowl. Sprinkle with chive. Serve, savor, enjoy!

graphic button small size size 10 Okay, okay, so this "recipe" will work with any perfectly ripe tomato, not just the one named after me!

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  1. Never seen this type of tomato! They look similar to Lemon Boy, my favorite yellow tomato.

  2. I've really enjoyed yellow tomatoes - lots of different ones.


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