6 md tomatoes
24 slivers garlic
: salt to taste if desired
: freshly ground pepper to
3 TB olive oil
4 TB Parmesan cheese — grated
4 TB fresh basil — chopped
1. Preheat the broiler to high, 500 degrees.
2. Cut the tomatoes in half and arrange, cut side up, in a baking
dish. Insert 2 garlic slivers in each half.
3. Sprinkle with salt, pepper and olive oil. Sprinkle with the
4. Place under the broiler for about 5 minutes until bubbling and the
garlic tips start to brown. Remove garlic, sprinkle with basil and
Yield: 6 servings.