Are you ready for the BBQ season? Try this amazingly simple salad to impress your guests. Creamy avocado & cherry tomatoes with a beautiful balsamic dressing. Always impresses.

When I do a BBQ at home on a hot summer day, I always serve this salad.

It always has people talking about it and wanting another helping.

I first discovered this dish while working on Superyachts as a guests favourite.

So quick to make, 5 mintues and your salad is ready to go.

Get your big beautiful and creamy ripe avocados and cherry tomatoes, cut into cubes. In another bowl, mix 3 mustards together with balsamic vinegar, add the Maldon salt and pepper, then the olive oil, stir and finished. simples.

Decorate around with some baby gem lettuce & basil leaves.

Now that’s does, time to get on with the BBQ.

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Avocado & Tomato Salad


  • Author: Paul Deehan
  • Prep Time: 6
  • Total Time: 6
  • Diet: Vegan

Description

Are you ready for the BBQ season? Try this amazingly simple salad to impress your guests. Avocado & cherry tomatoes with a beautiful balsamic dressing. Always impresses.


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Ingredients

2 x large ripe avocados

10 x cherry tomatoes

3 x plum tomatoes

1 tsp wholegrain mustard

1 tsp Dijon mustard

1 tsp English mustard

2 tbsp balsamic Vinegar

3 x tbsp Extra Virgin Olive oil

Maldon Salt & freshly ground black pepper


Instructions

For the dressing 

  • Put the 3 teaspoons of mustards & balsamic vinegar into a bowl.
  • Add some Maldon salt  & freshly ground black pepper.
  • Add your Extra virgin Olive oil and mix with a spoon. 

Salad

  • Cut your tomatoes into cubes and half the cherry tomatoes in the bowl.
  • Cut your avocado in half, take out the stone & cut into quarters, peel back the skin. (If it is ripe, it will easily peel away)
  • Cut your avocado into chunks and add with the tomatoes.
  • Mix well with your dressing and serve into a salad bowl.
  • Decorate with baby gem lettuce and a spring of basil.
  • Enjoy.

Notes

If your avocados are unripe, leave out of the fridge for a day or 2 to ripen.

Use the best balsamic and extra virgin olive oil you can afford.

Try a few different kinds of balsamic vinegar.  

  • Category: Salad

Keywords: avocado and tomato salad