Tomato Relish

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Makes 2 qts.

A great relish to have on hand, this flavorful combination of chopped tomatoes, onions and garlic is good with fish. It stores well in the refrigerator.


1⁄3 cup red wine vinegar
2 cups chopped red onions
4 cloves garlic, thinly sliced
4 lb. Florida tomatoes, cored and chopped
1⁄2 cup chopped fresh basil
1 tbsp. each ground cumin, ground coriander, ground mustard seed
2 tbsp. salt
1⁄4 tsp. ground black pepper
1⁄3 cup olive oil


1. In a saucepan, bring vinegar to simmer. Add onions and garlic; simmer until softened, 3-5 min.; cool.

2. Combine tomatoes with basil, spices, and olive oil; stir in onion mixture. Cover and refrigerate until ready to use. Serve over grilled fish.

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