How to Cut a Tomato ( 2 Ways) Slices and Wedges
Learn how to cut a tomato into slices and wedges for your next recipe
How to cut a tomato into slices
Wash the tomato to get any unwanted material off like dirt and pesticides.
Remove the tomato stem by twisting it.
Cut the ends off of the tomato, if the non-stem end is not too hard you can go ahead and leave it.
Slice the tomato into 1/4" to 3/8" slices.
How to cut a tomato into wedges
Wash the tomato
Cut the tomato in half equally cutting vertically through with the stem side is up.
Cut the tomato halves into quarters, in the end, you should get about 8 wedges. You want to make sure that you keep some of the centers of the tomato in every piece so that it stays intact.
Remove the part of the stem that is woody on the top of the tomato.