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Looking for the Perfect Summertime Side? This Cucumber and Tomato Salad Is It!

On the hunt for a new favorite recipe to add to your list of staples? The team Oxford at Sonterra Apartments in San Antonio, Texas encourages you to try your hand at this delicious option.

Light, refreshing, and ideal to enjoy during the summertime, this Cucumber Tomato Salad is one classic recipe that you won’t want to miss out on. Made with delicately sliced cucumbers, juicy tomatoes, and tangy vinaigrette dressing, this versatile, easy-to-make salad pairs perfectly with virtually any grilled or roasted meat – think chicken kabobs, grilled salmon, or baked pork tenderloin. It is also a great alternative option to heavier sides, like mac and cheese or potato salad, at your next outdoor cookout. For the ingredients, you’ll need and directions to follow, check out the recipe below!

Ingredients:
• 1 long English cucumber, sliced
• 2 to 3 large tomatoes, diced
• ½ red onion, sliced
• 1 tablespoon fresh herbs, like parsley, basil, or dill
• 2 tablespoons olive oil
• 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
• Salt and pepper to taste

Directions:
1. Combine sliced English cucumber and red onion, diced tomatoes, fresh herbs, olive oil, red wine vinegar, salt, and pepper in a bowl. Then, toss everything well.
2. Refrigerate at least twenty minutes before serving. Enjoy!

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