Friday, September 21, 2007

Tomato, Cucumber and Red Onion Salad with Mint

Tomato, Cucumber and Red Onion Salad with Mint
Submitted by: Alison
Rated: 4 out of 5 by 55 members
Prep Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 1 Hour 15 Minutes
Yields: 6 servings
"This light and delicious salad features fresh cucumbers, tomatoes and red onions with a sweet and sour dressing enlivened with fresh mint."
2 large cucumbers - halved
lengthwise, seeded and sliced
1/3 cup red wine vinegar
1 tablespoon white sugar
1 teaspoon salt
3 large tomatoes, seeded and
coarsely chopped
2/3 cup coarsely chopped red
1/2 cup chopped fresh mint
3 tablespoons olive oil
salt and pepper to taste
1. In a large bowl, toss together the cucumbers, vinegar, sugar and salt. Let stand at room temperature for an hour, stirring occasionally.
2. Add tomatoes, onion, mint and oil to cucumbers and toss to blend. Season to taste with salt and pepper.

No comments: