Bleu Cheese and Herb Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes
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Bleu Cheese and Herb Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

Make these simple Bleu Cheese and Herb Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes that are bursting with flavor!
Course Appetizer, side
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 21kcal
Author Chef Billy Parisi

Ingredients

  • 1 pint of cherry tomatoes bottoms snipped and top carved out
  • fresh basil leaves
  • fresh chives cut into 1 inch long pieces
  • bleu cheese
  • salt and pepper
  • reduced balsamic vinegar
  • Kosher salt and fresh cracked pepper to taste

Instructions

  • Cut the bottoms off of the cherry tomatoes to stand them up straight. Next, carve out the core at the top.
  • Next, season the open part of the tomato with salt and pepper and add a chunk of bleu cheese to the top. Add 2 chives and 1 leaf of basil lettuce in between the cheese and tomato and serve along side the reduced balsamic vinegar.
  • Reduced balsamic vinegar is balsamic vinegar cooked in a pot on high heat until it reaches 226° degrees.

Nutrition

Calories: 21kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 13mg | Potassium: 258mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 580IU | Vitamin C: 27mg | Calcium: 13mg | Iron: 0.8mg