Tomato Pie

Tomato Pie Recipe
Photo: Becky Luigart Stayner
Make the most of summertime tomatoes with this savory  tomato pie featuring fresh tomatoes, basil, and a homemade sour cream crust.

Yield:

Makes 6 servings

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Hands-on: 15 Minutes
Total: 2 Hours, 15 Minutes

Ingredients

4 medium tomatoes, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch-thick slices (about 1 1/2 lb.)
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup mayonnaise
3 green onions, chopped
2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil
1 cup (4 oz.) shredded Parmesan cheese, divided

Preparation

1. Preheat oven to 350º. Prepare Sour Cream Pastry.

2. Meanwhile, place tomatoes in a single layer on paper towels; sprinkle with salt. Let stand 30 minutes. Pat dry with paper towels. Stir together next 3 ingredients and 3/4 cup of cheese.

3. Roll Sour Cream Pastry into a 13-inch circle on a lightly floured surface. Fit into a 9-inch pie plate; fold edges under, and crimp.

4. Bake at 350° for 10 to 12 minutes or until lightly brown. Remove from oven, and sprinkle remaining 1/4 cup cheese over bottom of crust. Arrange tomato slices over cheese in crust; spread mayonnaise mixture over tomatoes.

5. Bake at 350º for 34 to 37 minutes. Let cool 5 minutes before serving.

Note:

Libbo McCollum,

August 2011
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