tomato saffron confit

April  2, 2016
3 Ratings
Photo by Neta Shpilman
  • Makes 1 jar
What You'll Need
  • 2.5 pounds mix of res and yellow cherry tomatos
  • 15 whole peeled garlic cloves
  • 2 thyme sprigs (optional)
  • 1 cup olive oil
  • 1 pinch saffron threads
  • 20 milliliters warm water
  • 1 tablespoon golden sugar
  • kosher salt
  • cracked black pepper
  1. preheat oven to 375f (170c)
  2. Dissolve saffron threads in warm water and set asside for at least 10 minutes
  3. Pour olive oil in a large baking pan (or deep ovenproof skillet)
  4. Half the tomatos (length) and add to the baking pan
  5. Add garlic cloves, Sugar, salt, pepper, thyme and saffron and mix well.
  6. Let cool and transfer to a jar. can be refregirated

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Colette August 20, 2021
This looks like a delicious concoction but I feel there are directions missive. For instance how long can you keep this refrigerated? How long do you cook it for? Can it be preserved like jam for long-term shelving?