The best way to celebrate summer is with an easy dish that pleases everyone. A super simple Creole Tomato Salad1 is one of the best ways to get a good source of vitamins A, C and K!2
What you’ll need for the salad:
- 3 ripe tomatoes
- 1 sweet onion
- ¼ teaspoon salt
- 1 tablespoon of fresh mint
- 2 teaspoons of fresh chives
Ingredients for the vinaigrette:
- 4 teaspoons of olive oil and red wine vinegar
- 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
- ½ teaspoon fresh garlic
Cut the tomato into quarter-inch slices and thinly slice the onion. To make the salad, alternate the tomato and onion slices on a platter. Sprinkle the salad with salt, mint and chives.
The next step is dressing prep: mix mustard, garlic, vinegar and oil together. After, drizzle vinaigrette over the tomato salad. Then serve at room temperature!
Pro tip: Add sliced mozzarella cheese for a Caprese salad!3
For more healthy and delicious recipes, check out Cooking Light.4
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