Ingredients

How to make it

  • in a medium bowl combine 4 cups ice cold water and 2 teasp. salt
  • stir until the salt dissolves
  • add onion slices and stir gently to separate the rings
  • let stand 20 minutes. then drain********
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  • meanwhile for the sweet and sour dressing
  • in a small bowl whisk together vinegar and sugar, 3/4 teasp. salt, and freshly ground black pepper
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  • in extra large bowl combine the tomatoes and drained onions
  • add dressing and gently toss
  • let stand 5 minutes
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  • the reason for soaking the onion is to make them less harsh and more sociable.. it also firms the texture and makes the onion crisp.

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    " It was excellent "
    jencathen ate it and said...
    This sounds super refreshing and great for a summer day.
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    " It was excellent "
    wynnebaer ate it and said...
    Thanks Peeta, I got some cherry tomatoes just turnig red now....Sounds great...:)
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    " It was excellent "
    mumtazcatering ate it and said...
    Mmmmm,Peeta you are so lucky to have all those beautiful,and colourful tomatoes growing in your garden...........:}
    Mumtaz
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    " It was excellent "
    bluewaterandsand ate it and said...
    I love salads. I can eat them for breakfast. This salad sounds wonderful!
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  • meileen 6 years ago
    I really like the sweet and sour dressing too, thanks!
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    " It was excellent "
    chefmeow ate it and said...
    Love the sounds of this recipe. Healthy, tasty and yummy. Great post. You have my 5.
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