This tomato, onion and cucumber salad is delicious made with homemade red wine vinaigrette.
1 large cucumber, sliced thinly
1 large red onion, sliced thinly
4 plum tomatoes, sliced thinly
½ cup of shredded mozzarella cheese
¼ cup of red wine vinegar
¼ cup of olive oil
2 teaspoons of Dijon mustard
1 clove of garlic minced
2 tablespoons of fresh lemon juice
2 tablespoons of fresh parsley
In a large bowl, mixed the sliced cucumber, red onion, plum tomatoes and shredded mozzarella.
To make the dressing, in a small bowl, combine the red wine vinegar, olive oil, Dijon mustard, minced garlic and lemon juice.
Whisk together until combined.
Pour mixture over vegetables. Garnish with fresh parsley.
Note: If you can wait, this salad tastes even better if you let it refrigerate for 3 hours to allow the flavors blend.
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