Avocado-Tomato & Cucumber Salad

Eddie Szczerba

By
@chefed60

This is a beautiful,refreshing side to any dish!


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Serves:

4

Prep:

15 Min

Method:

No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

2 large
avocados,ripe,peeled and cubed
3 large
tomato wedges
1 large
cucumber ,seedless,cubed
1 bunch
cilantro, fresh,chopped
2 stalk(s)
scallions,sliced
2 large
limes,juiced and zest
1 pinch
each of salt,pepper,cumin,garlic powder
1 c
olive oil, extra virgin

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Assemble the salad in your salad bowl,toss everything together except the dressing. We want to do that just before serving,the salad looks and tastes fresher that way.
2
For the dressing:
Place a stainless steel bowl and wire whisk in the freezer for 30 minutes prior to mixing,this helps in emulsifying the dressing.
Add the lime juice and zest,spices. Then slowly drizzle in the olive oil while vigorously whisking the dressing.
3
This can be served as a side dish to many entree's or as a topping over grilled chicken breast,steak or fish. Whichever entree you choose to make this is a welcome addition,enjoy!! :)

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Salads, Dressings
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtag: #Refreshing