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Marinated Cherry Tomatoes Recipe

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Marinated cherry tomatoes are a colorful, juicy and tasty side dish that is perfect for summer parties, buffets and large gatherings because it can be made hours in advance. This is one of our favorite cherry tomato recipes! Italian marinated tomatoes with just 4 ingredients! | natashaskitchen.com

Marinated cherry tomatoes are a colorful, juicy and tasty side dish that is perfect for summer parties and entertaining because they can be made ahead! Let tomatoes marinate at least 2-4 hours. They are even better overnight. 

Author: Natasha of NatashasKitchen.com
Skill Level: Easy
Cost to Make: $6-$8
Calories: 102 kcal
Servings: 10 servings as a side dish

Ingredients

  • 2 lb cherry tomatoes*
  • 1/2 bunch parsley (1/2 cup finely chopped)
  • 2 large garlic cloves minced
  • 1 1/2 cups light Italian dressing**

Instructions

  1. Rinse and cut cherry tomatoes in half.

  2. Add the sliced tomatoes to a glass mixing bowl or quart-sized glass jar with lid. Add chopped parsley and minced garlic then add 1 1/2 to 2 cups of Italian dressing or just enough to barely cover the tomatoes. 

  3. Stir, cover and let sit at room temperature for at least 2-4 hours to marinate or refrigerate overnight. 

Recipe Notes

*Any variety or color of ripe baby tomatoes will work.
**Do not use a 'creamy' variety of Italian dressing.