Tomato-and-Herb Fondue

Tomato-and-Herb FondueRecipe
Photo: Charles Walton IV; Styling: Rebecca Kracke Gordon


Makes 3 cups
Total time: 21 Minutes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 21 Minutes
Total: 21 Minutes


1 tablespoon butter
1/4 cup chopped sweet onion
2 garlic cloves, minced
2 (14.5-oz.) cans fire-roasted tomatoes
1 teaspoon tomato paste
1/2 teaspoon lemon zest
1/4 cup chopped fresh basil
Cubed, lightly toasted French bread; cubed, toasted cheese bread; chopped, cooked chicken tenders; meatballs; tortellini


1. Melt butter in a large saucepan over medium heat; add onion and garlic, and sauté 3 minutes or until vegetables are tender.

2. Add tomatoes, tomato paste, and lemon zest, and cook, stirring occasionally, 8 to 10 minutes. Remove from heat, and stir in basil. Transfer to fondue pot; keep warm. Serve with desired accompaniments.