Can use imperfect tomatoes but avoid overripe or mushy. Can peel or not. To peel drop in boiling water for a few minutes after making small X in bottom. Skins slide right off. Dice and proceed

You might need to buy:
  • tomatoes to fill your crock
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You can dress cooked veggies with balsamic vinegar as side dish. Do not use cruciferous veggies—but others can also be added.

ready in about an hour and 10 minutes; serves 6
You might need to buy:
  • unpeeled garlic
  • whole black peppercorns
  • bay leaves
  • cold water as needed