Fire-and-Ice Tomatoes

If you're serving a bunch, this dish can easily be doubled.


Makes 6 servings

Recipe from

Southern Living

Nutritional Information

Calories 53
Caloriesfromfat 7 %
Fat 0.1 g
Satfat 0.0 g
Monofat 0.2 g
Polyfat 0.2 g
Protein 1.7 g
Carbohydrate 12 g
Fiber 2.2 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Iron 0.9 mg
Sodium 207 mg
Calcium 25 mg


4 large tomatoes, quartered
1 large sweet onion, thinly sliced
3/4 cup white vinegar
1/4 cup cold water
4 1/2 teaspoons sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons mustard seeds
1 1/2 teaspoons celery seeds
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon dried crushed red pepper
1/8 teaspoon black pepper


Place tomatoes and onion in a serving dish. Set aside.

Bring vinegar and next 7 ingredients to a boil in a saucepan over medium-high heat. Boil 1 minute.

Pour vinegar mixture over tomato mixture. Cover and chill at least 1 hour.

Note: Salad may be prepared in advance and chilled up to 3 days.