Tomato Cucumber Salad and Vinaigrette is the perfect side salad to any meal especially Italian meals. I like this salad because it is simple and quick to throw together. You can experiment with it by trying several different vinaigrette variations.
Cost Per Serving $2.40 as of December 2022
If you have ZERO ingredients then this recipe will cost about $14.41.
If you have a fully stocked pantry this recipe will cost about $6.92.
- Cost per serving reduces to $1.15.
I am assuming you have salt and pepper and do not add it into the recipe total cost.
Slicing and Dicing
Recipe serves: 6
Serving size: 3/4 cup
Equipment needed: bowls
Total time: 10 minutes
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I am assuming you have salt and pepper. It is not included in pantry and spices. If you have a fully stocked pantry there will be a savings of about $7.49.
Pantry & Spices
Total: $7.49 as of December 2022
olive oil $2.88
red wine vinegar $1.94
1/2 garlic clove $0.67
dried basil $1.00
dried oregano $1.00
Total: $6.92 as of December 2022
3 medium tomatoes $1.98
1 cucumber $0.72
1 jar kalamata olives $3.34
4 green onions $0.88
|1/2 cup kalamata olives|
|4 green onions|
|3 tablespoons olive oil|
|1.5 tablespoon red wine vinegar|
|1/2 clove garlic|
|1/8 teaspoon dried oregano|
|1/8 teaspoon dried basil|
|1/4 teaspoon salt, divided|
|1/4 teaspoon pepper|
- Complete the prep from the prep tab above.
- In a medium bowl add:
- Chopped tomatoes (bite size pieces)
- Chopped cucumber (bite size pieces)
- Kalamata olives sliced in half length wise
- Thinly sliced green onion (white and greens)
- Sprinkle with 1/4 teaspoon of salt
- Add dressing over the top and mix to combine. Enjoy!
This recipe can also be found in Weekly Dinners for 4 under $100 – Menu 7