How to Skin a Tomato
Recipe type: Instructional Techniques
Skinning a tomato is a simple but necessary skill. This simple instructional video will get you going in no time at all.
- Score an X into the bottom of each tomato
- Place the tomatoes into a heat-proof bowl and pour boiling water over them to cover
- Allow them to stand for 60 seconds. Pour off the hot water, and refresh the tomatoes under cold water
- The skins will now be loose enough to simply slide off