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marinated fresh tomatoes & cucumbers

(6 ratings)
Recipe by
Peggi Anne Tebben
Granbury, TX

I use to make this & put on the salad bar at a restaurant I worked at. It can be eaten alone or on salads, etc.

(6 ratings)
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For marinated fresh tomatoes & cucumbers

  • fresh tomatoes
  • cucumbers
  • any type italian dressing (vinegar & oil type)
  • fresh or dried basil
  • fresh minced garlic clove
  • few red pepper flakes if you don't use zesty italian dressing (optional)

How To Make marinated fresh tomatoes & cucumbers

  • 1
    Cut fresh toamtoes in wedges, removing core as you cut.
  • 2
    Peel 3 strips from cucumbers lengthwise. Slice cucumber.
  • 3
    Place tomatoes & cucumber in bowl that has a tight fitting lid.
  • 4
    Sprinkle on the basil & minced garlic & pepper flakes, if using.
  • 5
    Pour on the Italian dressing. Toss to coat. Store in fridge. Allow to set overnight before eating.