Tanzanian Tomato Salad Recipe

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Tanzanian Tomato Salad

Shelia Sullivan

By
@harht4God

A young man in Tanzania taught me how to make this super simple salad and dressing. The dressing adds the kick!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

1/3 small
onion, diced
1 c
hot water
1/8 c
salt
1
cucumber, peeled and sliced (short-way)
2
tomatoes, sliced vertical and halved

Step-By-Step

1Add diced onion, hot water, and salt into a deep salad bowl. Stir until salt dissolves. Using your hand, crush the onions to release the flavor into the water - takes about a minute.
2Add sliced cucumbers and tomatoes to onion water. Stir vegetables with your hand. Best served immediately. If it sits a little while, be sure to stir again before serving.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetables, Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: African
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy
Hashtags: #Onion, #Tomato, #cucumber