You might need to know how to peel a tomato easily and quickly.

You might need to know how to peel a tomato easily and quickly. Many sauces will ask for peeled tomatoes, Tangy Tomato Sauce, for example. Gazpacho – traditional Spanish summer soup- is another example that requires peeled tomatoes.

how to peel a tomato

How to Peel a Tomato

Directions:
  1. Pore enough water into a pot to cover the whole tomato, bring it to a boil.
  2. Make two cross cuts in the skin of the tomato.
  3. Submerge the tomato into the boiling water for 10 seconds using a slotted spoon or a skimmer.
  4. Peel the skin using a knife and starting at the corners where you made the cuts. The skin will peel off easily.