Cucumber and Tomato Salad
This is a summer staple in my family. We eat it with almost every meal. I can't believe I'm writing a recipe for it!
3 medium tomatoes
3 medium cucumbers
-or equal amounts cucumbers and tomatoes
2 TBS olive oil
2 TBS balsamic or red wine vinegar
1/2 small onion
one clove garlic
4 basil leaves
Salt and pepper to taste
Mince the onion and garlic. Chop tomatoes and cucumbers in similar sizes. Chiffonade the basil. Combine all the ingredients, toss, and let sit for a few hours before serving.