"Last summer, we had lots of garden tomatoes and used them in every kind of recipe," writes Lavonne Hartel, field editor from Williston, North Dakota. "This favorite—broiled tomato halves and a rich dill sauce—is one of the best."
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VERIFIED BY Taste of Home Test Kitchen
- 1/2 cup sour cream
- 1/4 cup mayonnaise or salad dressing
- 2 tablespoons finely chopped onion
- 4 teaspoons snipped fresh dill or 1-1/4 teaspoons dill weed, divided
- 4 large ripe tomato
- 4 teaspoons butter or margarine, softened
- Salt and pepper to taste
- In a bowl, combine the sour cream, mayonnaise, onion and 3 teaspoons dill or 1 teaspoon dill weed; mix well. Refrigerate for 1 hour.
- Cut the tomatoes in half horizontally. Spread each with 1/2 teaspoon butter; sprinkle with salt, pepper and remaining dill. Place on a baking sheet or broiler pan. Broil 3 in. from the heat for 5-7 minutes or until heated through. Serve with dill sauce. Yield: 8 servings.
Originally published as Broiled Tomatoes with Dill Sauce in Taste of Home June/July 2001, p41