Summer Tomato Salad

This summery fresh tomato salad is France-inspired. Simple to put together but makes a colorful and delicious side dish!

Only 6 ingredients: Tomatoes, basil, red onion, olive oil, and red wine vinegar.

Thinly slice half of a red onion. Soak in ice water for 10 minutes.

Slice tomatoes, then put in a large bowl. Drain red onions and add to bowl.

Whisk together red wine vinegar and olive oil, then season with salt and pepper.

Gently toss dressing with tomatoes and onions. Arrange on serving platter and garnish with basil, salt, and pepper.  Let sit for 30 min before serving.

This easy tomato salad is perfect as part of a summer appetizer spread!

How about serving it with these crispy puff pastry cheese straws?

Or check out more appetizer ideas here!