Fresh Cucumber and Tomato Salad

Easy, fresh, delicious side dish that pairs well with any BBQ’d or smoked protein! Brisket, pulled pork, and barbecued chicken!

Fresh Cucumber and Tomato Salad

Fresh Cucumber Salad

If you're looking for a recipe that's perfect for using up those crisp cucumbers and juicy tomatoes straight from the garden, this is for you. This Fresh Cucumber and Tomato Salad not only used your fresh veggies, but is the perfect side dish for any meal!

Recipes for Using Garden-Fresh Produce

Fresh produce from the garden is unmatched in flavor and quality. When you use vegetables picked at their peak, minimal additions are needed to make them shine. This salad emphasizes the natural tastes of the cucumber and tomato, letting their crispness and juiciness take center stage.

The Perfect Versatile Complement to BBQ Dishes

Planning a barbecue this weekend?

This fresh salad pairs exceptionally well with smoked or barbecued proteins. Its refreshing nature perfectly balances the deep, smoky flavors, ensuring a meal that hits every flavor note.

Can I Prepare Cucumber Salad In Advance?


While you can serve this salad immediately after making it, letting it sit in the refrigerator for a few hours will allow the flavors to meld, enhancing its taste. So, if you're hosting a party, you can prepare this salad earlier in the day and simply serve it when it's time!

What Should You Pair Cucumber and Tomato Salad With?

Here are some of our favorite recipes to pair cucumber and tomato salad with:

Reverse Sear Tri Tip
Smoke large cuts of meat low and slow to evenly cook the meat and finish with a high-heat sear to create a tender, flavorful, and juicy steak.
Perfect Texas-Style Pork Brisket
How to smoke Pork Belly Brisket, Texas-Style! Slow cooked, smoked pork belly that will melt in your mouth!

There you have it! Fresh Cucumber and Tomato Salad - a garden-fresh side dish that's both versatile and easy to prepare. Whether you're hosting a barbecue or simply enjoying a quiet meal at home, this salad is sure to be a hit. Happy eating!

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