Russ’s Stewed Tomatoes Recipe

Russ’s Stewed Tomatoes Recipe

When we make this recipe, we always make a big potful.

How To Make Russ's Stewed Tomatoes

Enjoy an exciting flavor on your stew with this recipe

Prep: 30 mins
Cook: 20 mins
Total: 50 mins


  • 2 tbsp cornstarch
  • ½ cup water
  • 4 large tomatoes, peeled, quartered
  • 4 tbsp sugar
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 1 tsp salt, seasoned
  • dash pepper


  1. In a medium saucepan, combine the tomatoes, sugar, butter, seasoned salt, and pepper.

  2. Cover and bring to boil, stirring frequently.

  3. In a smaller saucepan, combine cornstarch and water, mix until smooth.

  4. Stir into the tomato mixture.

  5. Cover and cook five minutes longer or until thickened and bubbly.

Recipe Notes

Note: This is a basic recipe. Sugar, salt, and cornstarch (a thickening agent) can all be adjusted for taste and thickness. Some cooks also add pieces of bread to the mixture while cooking.


  • Sugar: 13g
  • :
  • Calcium: 12mg
  • Calories: 114kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 19g
  • Cholesterol: 11mg
  • Fat: 4g
  • Fiber: 2g
  • Iron: 1mg
  • Potassium: 288mg
  • Protein: 1g
  • Saturated Fat: 3g
  • Sodium: 327mg
  • Vitamin A: 1134IU
  • Vitamin C: 17mg
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