Posted on Monday, July 2, 2018
Summer is in full swing, which also means cucumbers and tomatoes are at the peak of freshness and flavor. Take advantage of the seasonal nutrition with a colorful summer salad like this Cucumber, Mint, Tomato, and Fresh Mozzarella Salad recipe. It’s packed with fresh, flavorful produce you can find at your neighborhood Brookshire Brothers. Better yet, it comes together in minutes and always delights everyone, whether it’s the out-of-towners at your next summer shindig or just the kids excited for something new at dinner.
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Cucumber, Mint, Tomato, and Fresh Mozzarella Salad
- 1 large cucumber, seeded, and diced (peeling optional)
- 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
- 4 ounces fresh mozzarella “pearls”
- 1 sprig of mint, chopped fine
- 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar
- 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
- ½ teaspoon salt
- Pepper to taste
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- Add all ingredients to a large bowl and toss gently to combine. Serve.
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Angela Larson is a registered dietitian (RD) who works with Brookshire Brothers promoting real fresh, real delicious foods and nutrition education to the community. She is also a clinical dietitian representing Woodland Heights Medical Center in Lufkin where she does outreach education on food and nutrition. Food is her passion, so Angela loves trying new recipes and exploring the more holistic side of nutrition. Angela loves to cook, garden, and spend time outdoors. In addition to the Brookshire Brothers blog, look for Angela's monthly articles in Charm East Texas.