Summer Cucumber Salad

Summer Cucumber Salad

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Debra Keil

By
@dkeil

If you are a localvore, this is a salad for you to show off the local produce in your area. Especially in the summer when your garden might be producing an over-abundance of tomatoes and cucumbers!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 4 medium
    cucmbers, peeled and sliced
  • 1 large
    clove garlic, minced
  • 1/2 tsp
    sea salt
  • 2 Tbsp
    balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tsp
    fresh lemon juice
  • 3 Tbsp
    fresh basil, chopped
  • 1/2 c
    extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tsp
    honey
  • ·
    fresh ground pepper, to taste

How to Make Summer Cucumber Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Place tomatoes and cucumbers in a large serving bowl. In a blender, combine clove, salt, vinegar, lemon juice, basil, oil and honey. Blend to incorporate. Drizzle over sliced tomatoes and cucumber. Toss, then sprinkle with more chopped basil if desired. Refrigerate or serve at room temperature.
    Serves 6.

Printable Recipe Card

About Summer Cucumber Salad

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



Show 1 Comment & Review

15 Chicken Recipes Big on Buffalo Flavor

15 Chicken Recipes Big on Buffalo Flavor


Buffalo wings are a necessity on game day. But this spicy, tangy, and buttery sauce can be used on more than just wings. It can transform bland chicken into something very flavorful. And how to use that Buffalo chicken? From pasta to soup and egg rolls to chicken rolls, you can use it in many […]

Five Ways to Cook Potatoes

Five Ways to Cook Potatoes


Potatoes are a popular side dish in my house because they’re inexpensive and can be made in a variety of ways. A baked potato with butter, sour cream, and a bit of bacon makes my mouth water. Did you know there are thousands of varieties of potatoes? But, not all are equal and there are […]

10 Moist & Flavorful Pumpkin Bread Recipes

10 Moist & Flavorful Pumpkin Bread Recipes


Filled with spices of the season, pumpkin bread is a fall favorite. It can be enjoyed for breakfast, an afternoon snack, or dessert. A simple pumpkin bread recipe is delicious but many ingredients can be added to turn this quick bread into something special. Dates, cranberries, or chocolate chunks can be folded into the batter. […]