Cucumber and Tomato Salad

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Cucumber and Tomato Salad

I have drastically reduced my carbohydrate intake so I need several simple and stress-free salads that I can make to fill the other half of my dinner or lunch plate.

If you have some really simple 5-minute fixes, don’t hesitate to give me the link. Thanks in advance and thank you for visiting my blog.Cucumber and Tomato Salad

Cucumber and Tomato Salad

Preparation time: 10 minutes Serves: 4 as a side


  • 2 small Italian tomatoes, diced
  • 1/2 English cucumber, diced
  • 1 tablespoon, finely shredded, fresh herbs
  • 50g Feta Cheese, crumbled

Balsamic Vinegar Dressing

  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 tablespoon maple syrup (or honey)
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Mix tomatoes, cucumber and herbs in a bowl. Set aside.
  2. To make Balsamic Vinegar Dressing: mix all ingredients in a small bottle and shake until thoroughly mixed.
  3. Drizzle the dressing over the salad and let stand for at least 5 minutes, stirring at least once. Crumble Feta cheese on top and serve as a side.   

Author: Liz

I love everything food: eating, cooking, baking and travelling. I also love photography and nature.

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