Basic Tomato Salad

Ingredients

  • 2 large tomatoes, halved & sliced
  • 1 Vidalia onion, sliced
  • 1 cucumber, peeled, halved, sliced
  • Toss all ingredients in a large bowl, serve.
  • Top with vinaigrette (see below)

 

VINAIGRETTE #1 With Chopped Fresh Mint

  • ¼ cup vegetable oil
  • 2 Tbsp. Red wine vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. Lemon juice
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp. Dijon mustard
  • ¼ tsp. Ground cumin
  • Pinch of salt and pepper
  • ¼ cup chopped fresh mint

VINAIGRETTE #2 with chopped fresh cilantro and oregano

  • ¼ cup vegetable oil
  • 2 Tbsp. Red wine vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. Lime juice
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp. Dijon mustard
  • ¼ tsp. Ground cumin
  • Pinch salt & pepper
  • ¼ cup each chopped fresh cilantro and oregano

 

VINAIGRETTE #3 with chopped fresh tarragon, rosemary, thyme

  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • 2 Tbsp. Red wine vinegar
  • 1-2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp. Dijon mustard
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 Tbsp. Each chopped fresh chopped fresh tarragon, rosemary, thyme

VINAIGRETTE #4 with chopped fresh basil

  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • 2 Tbsp. Red wine vinegar
  • 1-2 cloves garlic
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • ¼ cup thinly sliced fresh basil

 

 

 

Directions

  1. Whisk together vinaigrette ingredients, add into basic salad, and toss gently.