Cucumber and tomato salad

There are many different variations on this salad but this one is simple, delicious, and beautiful.  It only takes a few minutes to prepare and is light and refreshing.

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Cucumber and Tomato Salad


3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar

1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil

2 cloves garlic, minced

1 large cucumber, sliced thinly

2 large tomatoes, sliced thinly

Mozzarella cheese,  grated


Combine balsamic vinegar, olive oil and garlic in a small bowl.  On a plate, arrange slices of cucumber and tomatoes in layers and sprinkle cheese on top.  Drizzle with vinegar and oil mixture.


2 comments on “Cucumber and tomato salad

  1. I love nice simple dishes like this! Hugs Paula xx

  2. What a pretty presentation! I love cucumber and tomato salads but I always end up just chopping them up; this is a much more lovely look.

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