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.
  • Tomatoes
  1. Score an X into the bottom of each tomato
  2. Place the tomatoes into a heat-proof bowl and pour boiling water over them to cover
  3. Allow them to stand for 60 seconds. Pour off the hot water, and refresh the tomatoes under cold water
  4. The skins will now be loose enough to simply slide off
Recipe by Whats4Chow at