Comtoise stuffed tomatoes


Comtoise stuffed tomatoes
These stuffed tomatoes are a bit special: the stuffing is made with Morteau sausage, onions, rice and cancoilotte cheese.
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Last modified on: October 5th 2016

Keywords for this recipe:TomatoesStuffedMorteau sausageCancoillotte cheeseRegional recipe
For 4 tomatoes, you will need:

Change these quantities to make: 2 tomatoes 4 tomatoes 8 tomatoes 12 tomatoes
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PreparationCookingStart to finish
28 min.1 hour 8 min.1 hour 36 min.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 15 min.
Comtoise stuffed tomatoes : Photo of step #1
Peel 4 tomatoes (choose large ones), slice off the tops and scoop out the flesh with a teaspoon or pommes parisiennes spoon.

Stage 2 - 30 min.
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Put the tomato flesh into a saucepan with 2 bayleaves and 2 cloves garlic. Salt and pepper, then reduce on low heat to make a concentrated tomato sauce.

Stage 3 - 2 min.
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Meanwhile, sprinkle table salt inside the tomato shells, turn them upside down on a wire rack, and leave to drain.

Stage 4 - 4 min.
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Peel 1 onion and chop finely.

Stage 5 - 5 min.
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Remove the skin from 1 Morteau sausage and either mince or chop finely.

Stage 6 - 3 min.
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Transfer the Morteau sausage to a frying pan on high heat and cook for 2 or 3 minutes, then discard any excess fat.

Add the chopped onion.

Stage 7 - 5 min.
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Cook for a further 5 minutes.

Stage 8 - 2 min.
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Tip into a bowl, then add 300 g cooked rice and 200 g cancoillotte...

Stage 9
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...mix well, pepper lightly, but do not salt. The stuffing is now ready.

Stage 10 - 30 min.
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Preheat the oven to 390°F (200°C).

Stuff the tomatoes generously and bake for about 30 minutes.

Stage 11
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Serve hot, with a little of the sauce made from the tomato flesh.
Remarks
If you don't have Morteau sausage, you can use another type of smoked sausage or plain sausagemeat, though it won't be quite as good.

Similarly, if you don't have cancoillote, use a creamy textured cheese, such as Le Mont d'Or, instead.
Keeping
Several days in the fridge, covered with plastic film. Reheats very well.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,862 Kcal or 7,796 Kj91 gr56 gr143 gr
93 %35 %5 %22 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
133 Kcal or 557 Kj7 gr4 gr10 gr
7 %3 %<1 %2 %
Per tomatoe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
465 Kcal or 1,947 Kj23 gr14 gr36 gr
23 %9 %1 %5 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
How much will it cost?
  • For 4 tomatoes : 10.09 €
  • Per tomatoe : 2.52 €

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Source
Home made.
This recipe uses (among others)
Cooked riceCooked rice: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Tomato ladybirds, Glazed mushrooms with plain rice, Creamy rice with green asparagus and sorrel , Madras rice, Gratin of chicken with rice and sautéed mushrooms, ... All
CancoillotteCancoillotte: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Comtois surprise bread, Creamy Comtoise artichoke gratin, Eggs Arsène, Endive gratin with cancoillotte, Risotto-style celeriac, ... All
TomatoTomato: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Lebanese Tabbouleh, Prawn salad with a crunch, Mexican ceviche, Guacamole, Eggs in tomato shells, ... All
Garlic cloveGarlic clove: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: White bean gratin "à l'italienne", Cassoulet, How to cook potato grenaille , Home-made doner kebab, Courgettes (zuchinis) , ... All
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