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Cherry Tomato Harissa Jam

A sweet jam of stewed cherry tomatoes with a rich umami base of lightly caramelized shallots, a hit of vinegary acidity, and a hint of spice and heat from the harissa paste. Taste the harissa you are using to gauge its heat level and adjust ...

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