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Quick + Easy Cherry Tomato Salad

Cherry Tomato Salad

Get ready to serve up this Cherry Tomato Salad all Summer long! This speedy side dish is healthy, fresh, and flavorful!

Course Salad
Cuisine American
Keyword Cherry Tomato Salad
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 86 kcal
Author Jenn Laughlin - Peas and Crayons

Ingredients

  • 12 oz ripe cherry or grape tomatoes
  • 2 TBSP quality extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 TBSP red wine vinegar
  • 1/2 cup chopped green onion (adjust as desired)
  • 1/4 cup chopped red onion
  • 1/8 tsp sea salt, or to taste
  • 1/8 tsp black pepper
  • 2 TBSP fresh chopped parsley

OPTIONAL EXTRAS: Take the super simple recipe above and add....

  • 1/2 chopped cucumber
  • 1/3 cup crumbled feta cheese

Instructions

  1. Grab your tomatoes and get chopping! Cut into halves or fourths. 
  2. Toss tomatoes with olive oil, vinegar, green onion, and red onion. 
  3. If you're adding the optional (and DELICIOUS!) cucumber and feta add it here.
  4. Season with salt and pepper, then give it a taste. Adjust ingredients if desired (I love adding extra onion and feta)
  5. Mix in some fresh parsley to garnish and dig in!

Recipe Notes

This sassy side salad makes a great topping for grilled chicken and tastes fabulous stuffed into a pita with falafel and tzatziki! It also makes a glorious addition to your next party, potluck, or picnic and tastes great alongside pretty much everything!

I even love it served on a fluffy baked sweet potato or atop a fresh pasta salad. Have fun with it!

Nutrition facts below are an estimate provided by an online nutrition calculator and calculated before any optional extras were added.

Nutrition Facts
Cherry Tomato Salad
Amount Per Serving
Calories 86 Calories from Fat 63
% Daily Value*
Fat 7g11%
Sodium 85mg4%
Potassium 245mg7%
Carbohydrates 5g2%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 700IU14%
Vitamin C 25mg30%
Calcium 21mg2%
Iron 0.9mg5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.