MAYA’S TOMATO AND CUCUMBER SALAD

MAYA’S TOMATO AND CUCUMBER SALAD

Serves 8

  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tsp minced green chili (Serrano, Thai, or jalapeno)
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup sliced red onion
  • 2 large ripe tomatoes, cut into wedges
  • 1 medium, English cucumber, lightly peeled, cut into ¼” thick half moons
  • ¼ cup coarsely chopped fresh cilantro, optional

 

  • In medium bowl combine lemon juice, green chili, and salt. Add red onion slices and toss.
  • Let sit 5 to 10 minutes.
  • Add tomato, cucumber, and cilantro, if using. Gently toss and season to taste with salt.