Tomato Salad with Feta and Dill

from kitchen.com, serves 6

Ingredients

  • 1/2 red onion
  • 1 pound tomatoes, about 2 large, 1 red and 1 orange
  • 1 clove garlic
  • Flaky sea salt and freshly-ground black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 red bell pepper, seeded and cut into 1-inch chunks
  • 1/4 pound cucumber (approximately 1/3 cucumber), thinly sliced
  • 1 cup kalamata olives, pitted
  • 1/4 cup fresh dill, roughly chopped
  • 1/4 cup fresh mint, roughly chopped
  • 1 cup crumbled feta cheese

Instructions

1. Finely slice the red onion and put the slices in a bowl of cold water while cutting up the rest of the vegetables, 10 to 15 minutes. Cut the tomatoes into bite-sized chunks. Drain the onion and pat dry.

2. Place the garlic, a pinch of salt, and the vinegar into a large mixing bowl. Drizzle in the olive oil while whisking.

3. Add the red onion, red pepper, cucumber, olives, and herbs and let marinate for 10 minutes. Add the tomatoes and feta, and toss gently to combine. Add salt and pepper to taste.

4. Lift out of the bowl with a slotted spoon, leaving juices behind. Place on a large platter and serve immediately.

Posted on May 16, 2016 .