Heirloom Tomato Salad Recipe


Nutrition

Cal/Serving: 154
Daily Value: 8%
Servings: 4

Low-Carb
Vegan, Vegetarian, Paleo, Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Wheat-Free, Egg-Free, Milk-Free, Peanut-Free, Tree-Nut-Free, Soy-Free, Fish-Free, Shellfish-Free, Alcohol-Free
Fat14g21%
Saturated2g10%
Trans0g0%
Carbs7g2%
Fiber2g9%
Sugars5g0%
Protein2g4%
Sodium166mg7%
Calcium31mg3%
Magnesium24mg6%
Potassium429mg12%
Iron1mg5%
Zinc0mg2%
Phosphorus47mg7%
Vitamin A1804IU36%
Vitamin C25mg41%
Thiamin (B1)0mg4%
Riboflavin (B2)0mg1%
Niacin (B3)1mg5%
Vitamin B60mg7%
Folic Acid (B9)31µg8%
Vitamin E3mg15%
Vitamin K52µg65%
Fatty acids, total monounsaturated10g0%
Fatty acids, total polyunsaturated2g0%
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Heirloom Tomato Salad
Jennifer Davick

Heirloom tomatoes are grown from seeds that have been saved from year to year. Their flavor is worlds away from the sort typically found in the produce department. The colors and shapes can vary greatly from one variety to another. So can the flavor. Choose several different kinds to create the prettiest summer salad. Taste and adjust the vinegar, salt, and pepper amounts to best highlight your unique tomatoes.

Click here to see 15 Tastiest Heirloom Tomato Recipes.

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 1/2 pounds assorted heirloom tomatoes, cut into 1/3-inch-thick slices
  • 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons thinly sliced basil, plus a few leaves for garnish
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons red-wine vinegar
  • 3/4 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 teaspoon flaked sea salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon freshly ground pepper

DIRECTIONS

Arrange the tomatoes on a large serving plate. In a 2-cup measuring cup, whisk together the remaining ingredients. Pour the olive oil mixture over the tomato slices. Garnish, if desired.

Recipe Details

Adapted from "Around the Southern Table" by Rebecca Lang (Oxmoor House, 2012)

Servings: 4
Total time: 10 minutes
Cuisine: American
Special Designations: Dairy-free, Vegan, Vegetarian, Healthy

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