FRESH CUCUMBER SALAD…An In Season Recipe From Sweet Basil

Looking for a light fresh garden salad? This cucumber, tomato and basil salad uses garden fresh ingredients and a light dressing…Keeping it fresh and healthy! On extra hot days, make it early and refrigerate to cool…toss with the dressing, then serve!
Garden Fresh Cucumber, Tomato & Basil Salad
Garden Fresh Cucumber, Tomato & Basil Salad
INGREDIENTS  
  • 1 tomato, chopped
  • 1 cucumber, seeded and chopped
  • 1/4 cup thinly sliced red onion
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil
  • 1/4 cup balsamic vinaigrette salad dressing
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • PREP

    15 mins

  • READY IN

    15 mins

DIRECTIONS

  1. In a large bowl, combine the tomato, cucumber, red onion, and basil. Just before serving, toss with balsamic vinaigrette salad dressing, and season with salt and pepper.

Enjoy!

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Recipe post by Tisha Johnson Matthews, of Sweet Basil Farm & Gardens. Photo credits to all recipes.com.  Special thanks to J. David Matthews, of Barnesville, Georgia for support and patience with all that I try and test.

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