Summer Avocado Salad Recipe

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Summer Avocado Salad Recipe
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Summer Avocado Salad Recipe

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Garden-fresh veggies, creamy avocado and a sprinkling of feta cheese make this chunky salad a healthy summer standout! Shared by Deborah Williams of Peoria, Arizona.
MAKES:
2 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES:
2 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 30 min.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup chopped seeded peeled cucumber
  • 1/3 cup chopped sweet yellow pepper
  • 6 cherry tomatoes, seeded and quartered
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped sweet onion
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh basil or 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons olive oil
  • Dash garlic powder
  • 1 medium ripe avocado, peeled and chopped
  • 2 tablespoons crumbled feta cheese
  • Bibb lettuce leaves, optional

Directions

In a small bowl, combine the first eight ingredients; cover and refrigerate for 15-20 minutes. Add avocado; toss gently. Sprinkle with feta cheese. Serve immediately on lettuce-lined plates if desired. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Summer Avocado Salad in Cooking for 2 Summer 2006, p31

Nutritional Facts

1 cup: 227 calories, 20g fat (3g saturated fat), 4mg cholesterol, 84mg sodium, 12g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 6g fiber), 4g protein.

  • 1/2 cup chopped seeded peeled cucumber
  • 1/3 cup chopped sweet yellow pepper
  • 6 cherry tomatoes, seeded and quartered
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped sweet onion
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh basil or 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons olive oil
  • Dash garlic powder
  • 1 medium ripe avocado, peeled and chopped
  • 2 tablespoons crumbled feta cheese
  • Bibb lettuce leaves, optional
  1. In a small bowl, combine the first eight ingredients; cover and refrigerate for 15-20 minutes. Add avocado; toss gently. Sprinkle with feta cheese. Serve immediately on lettuce-lined plates if desired. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Summer Avocado Salad in Cooking for 2 Summer 2006, p31

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justmbeth User ID: 1196484 232000
Reviewed Aug. 30, 2015

"The lack of dressing and seasoning really let the flavor of the vegetable stand on their on. I really enjoyed."

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daisey5 User ID: 146806 85480
Reviewed Apr. 17, 2011

"this salad was very good. The only changes I made was to use a regular tomato and I added Kraft Tangy Italian non fat dressing."

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