Heirloom Tomato Gazpacho

Posted by in Recipes on Sep 19, 2012 . .

1 cup sourdough breadcrumbs

  • 10 medium Brandywine or Purple Cherokee Tomatoes
  • 2 each red bell peppers, stemmed, seeded, coarsely chopped
  • 1 ½ each English cucumber, peeled, coarsely chopped
  • 1 each medium red onion, chopped
  • 2 each cloves garlic, chopped
  • ½ each fresh red jalapeno, stemmed and seeded
  • 1 ½ cups Olive Cart Garlic Cilantro extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp. dry red wine
  • 1 ½ Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 Tbsp. Olive Cart Lambrusco vinegar
  • ¼ tsp. toasted, cumin seed, ground
  • To taste kosher salt and black pepper

In a large bowl, combine breadcrumbs, tomatoes, bell peppers, cucumbers, onion, garlic, jalapeno, Olive Cart Garlic Cilantro extra virgin olive oil,Olive Cart lambrusco vinegar, Worcestershireand cumin. Cover and let stand at room temperature for one hour.

Puree with a stick blender until smooth, then pass through a medium strainer. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Cover and chill.

Alternately, make a yellow gazpacho substituting yellow heirloom tomatoes such as Lemonboy or Garden Peach, substitute yellow onion for the red, yellow peppers for the red, white wine for the red, white wine or champagne vinegar for the red, etc.

To serve, simultaneously pour the red and yellow gazpachos together into a martini glass and garnish as desired

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