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Cheese-Topped Tomatoes

 Cheese-Topped Tomatoes
Looking for a side dish to accompany grilled meat or chicken? Arlene Risius of Buffalo Center, Iowa sprinkles blue cheese, bread crumbs and a few other ingredients over tomato halves, then grills them for delicious results.
8 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 25 min.


  • 8 plum tomatoes, halved lengthwise
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup dry bread crumbs
  • 1/2 cup crumbled blue cheese
  • 1/4 cup grated onion
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted


  • Sprinkle cut side of tomatoes with salt, bread crumbs, cheese and
  • onion. Drizzle with butter.
  • Prepare grill for indirect heat. Grill, covered, over indirect medium
  • heat for 6-8 minutes or until cheese is melted. Yield: 8 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (2 each) equals 83 calories, 6 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 14 mg cholesterol, 403 mg sodium, 6 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 3 g protein.