Heirloom Cherry Tomato Greek Salad

If you love the sweet goodness of heirloom tomatoes, you’ll love the baby or cherry variety.  I can eat them like candy, but they are the perfect addition to almost any salad.

They are especially good in the version of the Greek salad.

The heirloom cherry tomato Greek salad is the perfect side salad for any barbecue and just about any grilled meat or fish.  It is especially good with lemon chicken or my lightened version of Chicken Marbella.

Turn this into an entree salad by tossing this with crispy romaine and arugula.  

 

Make it a Meal

Cheers!

K—

🧜‍♀️ ❤️

 

Simple and Elegant Heirloom Cherry Tomato Greek Salad

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 236kcal
Author: Kelly DiMascio
Sweet and juicy heirloom cherry tomatoes paired with cucumbers, briny kalamata olives, and salty, lemony feta cheese tossed in a super easy Greek dressing. This is the perfect side salad for barbeques and potlucks.
You may want to adjust the amount of olives, onions, or cucumbers to your taste.
Toss over crispy romaine and arugula for a perfect entree salad.
Print Recipe

Ingredients

  • 2 cups heirloom cherry tomatoes - sometimes I cut them in half
  • .5 small red onion - sliced thinly
  • .75 cup kalamata olives - make sure they are pitted
  • .75 cup seedless cucumber - sliced thinly and quartered
  • 4 oz aged feta
  • 2 T oregano - fresh, rough chopped

Dressing

  • 3 T extra virgin olive oil
  • 5 T red wine vinegar
  • clove garlic - smashed
  • salt and pepper - to taste
  • red pepper flakes - to taste

Instructions

  • Whisk all dressing ingredients together in a medium bowl or bottle. Combine well and let sit while you chop the veggies.
  • Chop or slice vegetables. You can either slice the cherry tomatoes in half or leave whole.
  • In a large serving bowl add tomatoes and all veggies.
  • Toss with dressing.
  • Crumble feta over the top of the salad.

Nutrition

Calories: 236kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 21g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 25mg | Sodium: 722mg | Potassium: 271mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 646IU | Vitamin C: 19mg | Calcium: 207mg | Iron: 2mg
Did you love this recipe? Please Share!Mention @MermaidsandMojitos or tag #mermaidsandmojitos!

More You Might Like…

  • Save

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Recipe Rating




This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

  • Save
Learn WordPress 50% off
  • Save

Recent Posts

  • Homemade watermelon thyme lemonade
    • Save
    Homemade Watermelon Thyme Lemonade
    Try this homemade watermelon thyme lemonade for a refreshing summertime beverage. I love watermelon juice and adding lemon or lime is amazing. […]
  • Jamaican Jerk Pork
    • Save
    Grilled Jamaican Jerk Pork Recipe
    Jamaican Jerk Pork jerk spices are the perfect complement to grilled pork. This grilled jerk pork tenderloin recipe is super easy to make and requires very little prep work so you'll be eating in no time. […]
    • Save
    11 Stress-free Thanksgiving Menus
    Everyone loves Thanksgiving but no one loves spending the day in the kitchen while everyone else watches football and noshes on pre-dinner goodies. Each stress-free Thanksgiving menu is designed to taste great and wow your guests, plus they are super easy to cook, fail-proof, and guaranteed to get you out of the kitchen and into the party. […]
    • Save
    Romantic Recipes for Two | Valentine Day Recipes
    33 Romantic Recipes for two to Celebrate Valentine's Day! Simple and elegant recipes for a romantic Valentine's Day dinner. […]
  • camembert with fig jam and pistachios
    • Save
    Camembert with Fig Jam and Pistachios Beggars Purse
    Camembert with Fig Jam and Pistachios Beggars Purse Recipe Fig and camembert are such a luxurious and elegant autumny combination. Add crushed pistachio in a little beggars purse and you have one heavenly bite-sized appetizer. […]
Work Anywhere
  • Save
  • Save

More Recipe(

 < Eat  < Drink < Party <

Coconut Chicken Pineapple Curry

Creamy and spicy Chicken Pineapple Curry. Way better than take-out. Simple and easy and on the table in less than 30 minutes. Filled with fresh veggies and just a touch of sweetness from the pineapple. Elegant enough for entertaining, simple enough for dinner tonight!

Chicken Pineapple Curry.  Better than take-out.  Simple and easy and on the table in less than 30 minutes.  Elegant enough for entertaining, simple enough for tonight! via @mermaidsandmojitos
  • Save
read more

Food Philosophy

I love serving homemade meals and entertaining, but I don’t love spending all my time in the kitchen… Sound familiar?  I’ll share my shortcuts for getting delicious, healthy food on the table – easy, fast & stress-free. All of my recipes have been tested on family and friends.  We love them and I hope you will too.

Kelly
  • Save

Kelly

Chief Mermaid & Mojito Maker

This is me hangin’ out on the boat – it’s an absolutely gorgeous day in the Florida Keys – doing what wannabe mermaids do best…splashing in the waves + soaking up the sun. Life’s amazing.  Want to learn more?  
Heirloom Cherry Tomato Greek Salad is the perfect light summer salad.  The vibrant colors and flavors pair perfectly with grilled meats, chicken, and fish. via @mermaidsandmojitos
  • Save

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Share the Love.

Tell your friends!

Share via
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap