for family meals :
Tomato and Cuumber Salad
is another recipe from Bill Hilbrich from Saint
Cloud, Minnesota. Bill says that if you have any questions
feel free to email him - click here or if you would
like to know a little bit more about Bill have a look
at his Bio page - click
least here in Minnesota, tomatoes that are grown inside
in hot houses, or by hydroponics, are often lacking
in the intense flavor of garden tomatoes. This salad
exploits those hidden flavors that are only soluble
in fat or alcohol. However, since the salt will start
to leach the water from the vegetables, and dilute the
dressing, this salad should be eaten within the hour".
Cup Sliced Tomatoes
1 Cup Peeled and Sliced Cucumber
1/3 Cup Sliced Onion.
3 Tablespoons Olive Oil
1 Tablespoon Gin OR Vodka
1 Tablespoon Lemon Juice
1/4 Teaspoon Ground Mustard
1/4 Teaspoon Salt
the liquids and spices in a glass or plastic container
with a tight fitting lid.
the mixture with a fork until it starts to thicken.
the vegetables, put on the lid, and shake several
for at least 20 minutes but no more than one hour