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

I Created This Recipe to Use Up Fresh Garden Produce

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!

Why is This a Fantastic Recipe for 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 Complement to Your Smoked or Barbecued Proteins

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.

Should You Prepare Your Salad in Advance: Yes or No?


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?

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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