Tomato & Cucumber Summer salad By Freda

Recipe Rating:
 2 Ratings
Serves: 6
Prep Time:


2 large cucumbers, peeled and sliced
2 large fresh garden tomato diced or cherry tomatoes sliced in 1/2
1 Cup italian dressing or red wine vinegar
1 1/2 tsp sugar
1 Med red or yellow onion
1 red or green or both bell pepper, (optional)
3 Cloves garlic crushed
fresh ground pepper to taste (optional)
avacodo, diced in chunks, ( another option)

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FREDA's notes for this recipe:
Harvesting Tomatoes and Cukes, and We love this Simple to put together Fresh "Chunky" Garden Salad.

This is a simple salad to Put together, But Note, It does Need to Marinate to Flavor the Vegies.
That is what the 3 Hrs is in the time of this recipe. only takes 10 min max to prepare.
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Wash and Strip Green Rind off the Cukes every 1/2 inch around Cukes leaving some rind on the cukes,
In Medium Bowl, Slice and Cut slices in quarters.
Slice and dice tomatos.
If using Cherry Tomatoes, Cut each in 1/2.
Slice and Chop 1 " pieces of Onion.
Add to Cukes in the Bowl.
Add Avacodo, (OPTIONAL)
Add Crushed Garlic, toss this all very well.
Pour Dressing or RED Wine Vinegar over Vegies,
Marinate 2-3 Hrs in refer before Serving chilled.
I serve this Drained with a slotted spoon in a lettuce leaf Cup.

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user FREDA GABLE cookin4me - Aug 4, 2011
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user Jeanne Benavidez jeanneben - Aug 4, 2011
Freda, this sounds so wonderful. It is one of my favorite summer salads.
user Jeanne Benavidez jeanneben - Aug 4, 2011
I tried this recipe and say it's Family Tested & Approved!
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