|Place tomatoes in boiling water for 30 seconds|
It is so incredibly easy to peel tomatoes and because it's so effortless it's fun. It is as easy as 1....2....3.....
Step 1: Place 3 to 5 tomatoes in boiling water for 30 seconds
Step 2: Remove from boiling water and place these tomatoes in cold water
Step 3: Peel off the skin - many times the skin will just slide off in one piece.
When canning tomatoes whole you must peel the skin off the tomatoes first.
|Remove from hot water and place in cold water. Then begin peeling.|
When canning tomatoes whole - you must always peel off the skin first. Also, many people simply do not like the tough skin that some tomatoes have - this is an easy way to peel the tomato skins if you are making something "tomatoey" for picky people. (Yes - I have been known to make up my own words from time to time).
|3 Roma Tomatoes - the skins are on the left and the peeled tomatoes on the right|