Tomato and Cucumber Salad Recipe (Salade de Tomates et Concombre)

Tomato and Cucumber Salad Recipe (Salade de Tomates et Concombre)

Prep Time 15 mins
Total Time 1 hr
Course Salads, Side Dishes
Cuisine French
Servings 4

Ingredients
  

  • 1 medium cucumber, peeled and thinly sliced
  • 30 ml/2 tbsp white wine vinegar
  • 90 ml/3 fl oz/ 1/3 cup crème fraîche or soured cream
  • 30 ml/2 tbsp chopped fresh mint or 5 ripe tomatoes, sliced
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper

Instructions
 

  • Place the cucumber in a bowl, sprinkle with a little salt and 15 ml/ 1 tbsp of the vinegar and toss with 5 or 6 ice cubes.
  • Chill for 1 hour to crisp, then rinse, drain and pat dry. Return to the bowl, add the cream, pepper and mint and stir to mix well. Arrange the tomato slices on a serving plate, sprinkle with the remaining vinegar, and spoon the cucumber slices into the center.
Keyword Salad recipes