Marinated Cucumbers, Onions, and Tomatoes

A light basil and balsamic vinaigrette is poured over juicy tomato slices and crunchy cucumber chunks.


°1 medium tomato, cut into 6 slices
°1/2 t. (125 mL) onion, chopped
°1/8 tsp 1/2 tsp (0.5 mL) salt
°1 1/2 tsp. 1/2 tsp (7 mL) dried basil leaves, finely chopped
°1 C. 1/2 tsp (5 mL) lemon zest, grated
°1 C. 1/2 tsp (5 mL) sugar
°1 C.  vinegar

* Steps :

On two salad plates, arrange the tomato slices in a circle, overlapping them slightly. Garnish with cucumber. Sprinkling tomatoes also cucumber with salt.
In a small bowl, combine the basil, lemon zest and sugar; spread this mixture on the salads. Add a drizzle of vinegar. Letting stand 5 min before serve .

Enjoy !