Cucumber and Tomato Salad

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Author: Natasha of
Skill Level: Easy
Cost to Make: Varies by Season
Servings: 6


  • 4-6 medium 2 lbs tomatoes
  • 4-5 small 1 lb cucumbers, or 1 english cucumber)
  • 1 small onion thinly sliced (~1/4 lb)
  • 2 Tbsp Sunflower or Extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp distilled white vinegar
  • 1 tsp fine sea salt or 3/4 tsp table salt
  • 1/4 tsp Pepper to taste
  • 2 Tbsp Green onion for garnish optional


  1. Slice tomatoes and cucumbers and place them in a large bowl. Thinly slice onion and add them to the salad bowl.
  2. In a small ramekin, stir together 2 Tbsp sunflower oil, 1 Tbsp vinegar, 1 tsp fine sea salt and 1/4 tsp pepper.
  3. Just before serving, drizzle your salad with dressing and add more salt to taste if desired. Don't add the dressing early or the tomatoes will be too juicy.