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4 tomatoes, cut in half horizontally
Desired topping

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Top tomato halves with desired topping.
Bake tomatoes 30-45 minutes, until cooked through.
Serve hot or at room temperature.
Cover and refrigerate leftovers.

Simple Oil and Herb Topping
2 Tablespoons olive oil
1 Tablespoon dried basil, oregano or thyme

Dip each tomato half in olive oil and sprinkle with herb.

Cheesy Crumb Topping
2 Tablespoons olive oil
1/4 cup finely grated parmesan
1/2 cup panko

Dip each tomato half in olive oil.
Mix parmesan and panko. Dip halves in mixture.

Tomato Pie Topping
1/4 cup mayonnaise
1/2 cup finely shredded cheddar
1 green onion, finely chopped

Mix all topping ingredients.
Place 1 Tablespoon of mixture on each half.
Press flat.

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