Pilaf-Stuffed Tomatoes

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Recipe by Julie Bs Hive

An old recipe from my first Jenn-Aire cookbook.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cut thin slice from top of each tomato and scoop out the centers. Place upside down on paper toweling to drain and set aside.
  2. In a medium saucepan, sauté mushrooms, bulgur and celery in butter and olive oil until celery is tender crisp. Add 1 1/4 cups water, rice, bouillon granules, salt, thyme and bay leaf and heat to boiling. Reduce heat. Simmer, covered, 15-20 minutes or until rice is tender and water is absorbed. Remove from heat. Discard bay leaf. Stir in green onion.
  3. Fill each tomato with one-fourth of pilaf mixture. Place tomatoes in an 8x8-in baking dish. Pour 1/2 cup water around tomatoes.
  4. In a small bowl combine the Parmesan cheese and bread crumbs. Sprinkle over tomatoes.
  5. Bake in 350° convection oven 15-20 minutes or bake in a preheated 350° radiant bake oven for 20-25 minutes or until tops are light golden brown.

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