An Amazing Cucumber Tomato and Avocado Salad
The classic family cucumber and tomato salad just got a bit better with the addition of avocado in it. Also, a light and flavorful lemon dressing and the freshness of cilantro add up to the excellent and easy salad.
You will definitely be smitten by this salad, yumming all the way through your meal. It is an incredible salad which will go on your every day menu through he entire summer.
Cucumber Tomato and Avocado Salad
For the ingredients, you will need – 1lb Roma tomatoes, one English cucumber, ½ sliced medium red onion, 2 diced avocados, 2 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil or sunflower oil, juice of a medium lemon, a teaspoon of sea salt or a ¾ teaspoon of table salt, ¼ cup of chopped cilantro, 1/8 teaspoon black pepper. If you are not very keep on cilantro, you can always use fresh dill instead.
Now, for the preparation part – first of all, place the chopped tomatoes, sliced cucumber, diced avocado, sliced red onion and chopped cilantro into a large salad bowl. Then, add the olive oil and the lemon juice.
Toss the ingredients around gently so that they could all mix up well together. Just before serving it, toss in a bit of sea salt and some black pepper in it.
If you checked the nutrition facts, you would see that this particular salad is very healthy and the chart will definitely please your eyes. Thankfully, this is a salad that can be made throughout the entire year, but it is especially delicious when it is the time (or the season if you prefer it) of the tomatoes and the cucumbers.
If you are growing some food in your own garden at home, this would be the perfect way for you to get out of the comfort zone and create something new, exciting and which would tingle your tongue.