Tomato-Sweet Onion Salad with Mint and Chives

Recipe Summary

  • Preparation: Easy
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time:
  • Yield: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • Salad:
  • 3 ripe tomatoes, cut into ¼ inch thick slices
  • 1 Walla Walla Sweet Onion, thinly sliced and separated into rings
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • 1 Tbsp fresh mint, thinly sliced
  • 2 tsp fresh chives, chopped
  • Vinaigrette:
  • 4 tsp extra-virgin olive oil
  • 4 tsp red wine vinegar
  • 1 tsp Dijon mustard
  • ½ tsp minced fresh garlic

Preparation

  • To prepare salad, alternate tomato and sweet onion slices on a platter. Sprinkle with salt. Top with mint and chives.
  • To prepare vinaigrette, combine oil, vinegar, mustard, and garlic in a jar. Cover tightly; shake vigorously. Drizzle vinaigrette over salad.

Source: The Best of Cooking Light: Kitchen Secrets, 2008 issue