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Sauteed Cherry Tomatoes with Garlic and Black Pepper.
Sauteed Cherry Tomatoes with Garlic and Black Pepper.

Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Shallow DOF in Red (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Canon EOS-400D Rebel XTi
Date: Jan 8, 2012
Aperture: 6.3
ISO: 800
Shutter: 1/40
Date Uploaded: Jan 8, 2012

ummm one of my favorite,,,,, please try !!!

2 tablespoons olive oil, divided
2 pints cherry or grape tomatoes
Salt and pepper
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 tablespoon minced fresh basil


Heat 1 Tb. olive oil in a 12-inch skillet over medium-high flame until it just starts to smoke. Add
tomatoes, and season with salt and pepper. Saute, shaking pan frequently, until tomatoes soften and skins just begin to wrinkle, about 2 minutes. Stir in the garlic and continue to shake the pan until garlic is fragrant. Off heat, stir in the basil and remaining 1 Tb. olive oil, then serve.

perfect to Bruchetta,,,, ummmmmm,,,,,,,

Place: 109 out of 123
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Votes: 124
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
01/15/2012 08:34:16 PM
Mmmmm, yum.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
01/12/2012 12:54:15 PM
ok...that's just not fair....you just HAD to go and make me like THESE tomatoes the best.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
01/12/2012 10:37:45 AM
I would like to see an area of excellent, sharp focus and more contrast between the sharp and soft areas. Interesting that the green tops, now black, were left on during the cooking process. For me a food shot should be appetizing and this one is not particularly.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
01/11/2012 09:58:32 PM
I want to eat these, they look so good! Nice shot.
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01/10/2012 08:04:41 PM
Nice shot. Makes me hungry.
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01/09/2012 01:05:46 AM
Can I have the recipe?
  Photographer found comment helpful.

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