Savory Tomatoes

Recipe by GinnyP
READY IN: 7mins
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 4
    medium tomatoes
  • salt and pepper
  • 12
    teaspoon crushed basil
  • 12
    teaspoon crushed oregano
  • 13
    cup coarsely crushed cracker crumb (or crouton crumbs)
  • 13
    cup shredded cheddar cheese (reduced fat, if desired)
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DIRECTIONS

  • Remove stem ends from tomatoes.
  • Cut tomatoes in half horizontally.
  • Trim ends to make the halves stand flat, if necessary.
  • Arrange cut side up on microwaveable plate.
  • Mix crumbs and herbs; mound evenly on tomatoes.
  • Microwave uncovered on high for 2 minutes, rotating after 1 minute.
  • Sprinkle cheese on top of tomatoes and either microwave 1 minute until cheese is melted, or transfer tomatoes to an appropriate pan to broil in the oven or toaster oven until the cheese is bubbly and begins to brown.
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