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tasty tomato salad

Recipe by
Amy H.
Detroit, MI

I first had this at my husband's little Italian grandma's house. She would try to make a lot of things ahead that we could just help ourselves to whenever we visited her. Everyone always loved this salad!

yield 6 +
prep time 5 Min
method Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients For tasty tomato salad

  • 4-6
    medium to large ripe tomatoes
  • 3
    green onions, sliced
  • 1/4 c
    extra virgin olive oil
  • 3 Tbsp
    red wine vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 2 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 1 1/2 tsp
  • c
    handful of fresh parsley, chopped
  • handrul of fresh basil leaves
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 pkg
    (8 oz.) fresh mozzarella pearls

How To Make tasty tomato salad

  • 1
    Remove green top and cut the tomatoes into bite-sized wedges.
  • 2
    In a pint size jar, mix the olive oil, red wine vinegar, honey, garlic, and oregano, with dash of salt and pepper to a jar. Screw on the lid and shake to combine.
  • 3
    Combine the tomatoes, mozarella pearls, parsley and basil in a bowl.
  • 4
    Pour the dressing over the tomatoes and toss.
  • 5
    Chill in the refrigerator until ready to serve.