Cucumber, Tomatoes And Mint

Straight-from-the-garden cucumbers and cherry tomatoes are delicious as is. This simple salad recipe accents their garden freshness with a lemon and mint dressing.

Cucumber, Tomatoes And Mint
Servings: 8 Prep 10 mins Marinate 30 mins to 4 hrs


  • 3 cucumbers
  • 4 pints cherry tomatoes, cut in half through stem end
  • 6 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh mint
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red-pepper flakes

Make It

1. Peel cucumbers; cut in half lengthwise; scoop out seeds and discard. Cut crosswise into 1/2-inch-thick pieces.

2. Toss together cucumber, tomatoes, olive oil, lemon juice, mint, salt and pepper flakes.

3. Cover and let stand for 1/2 hour or up to 4 hours before serving.

Nutrition Facts

Servings Per Recipe: 8; Amount Per Serving: cal. (kcal): 124, Fat, total (g): 11, chol. (mg): , sat. fat (g): 1, carb. (g): 8, fiber (g): 2, pro. (g): 1, sodium (mg): 145, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.