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Cucumber tomato salad can be wildly variant. But when I say cucumber tomato salad, you can be sure that I’m talking about something else. Something that even Turkish chefs are pursuing. Some recipes that all the home cooks are after. A salad recipe that is both like a salad and a Turkish meze.
Cucumber tomato salad like a Turkish Meze? I know you are excited too. The dressing of this delicious cucumber tomato salad recipe is pepper paste. This dressing really takes this recipe to another dimension. You can find this salad in every kebab restaurant in Turkey. Usually, chefs keep the recipe for this salad to themselves. But I carefully created this recipe for you because you deserve the best!
Cucumber Tomato Salad Recipe
Cucumber Tomato Salad – Salad With Paste Dressing – Turkish Ezme Salata
- 4 to matoes
- 1 cucumber
- 3 capia peppers
- 2 hot peppers optional for those who love hot
- 1 teaspoon of pepper paste
- 1/2 teaspoon of paprika
- 1/2 teaspoon ground red pepper
- Half a teaspoon of mint
- 1 teaspoon of vinegar
- 1/2 teaspoon of pomegranate syrup
- 1/4 teaspoon sumac
- Wash tomatoes, peppers, and cucumbers and cut them into three or four parts.
- Shred in the food processor without too much crush.
- If you want it to be in larger pieces, you can grate the tomato, cucumber and cut the pepper into small pieces.
- Put the vegetables you have passed through the food processor in a deep bowl.
- Add the spices and pepper paste on it and mix.
- Put it on a serving plate and add vinegar and pomegranate syrup and mix well.
Cucumber Tomato Salad Tips & Tricks
– When you put your tomatoes in a food processor, you should peel them.
– You can keep your salad comfortably in the refrigerator for 2-3 days.
– If you are not using pepper paste, you can also use tomato paste.
– If you do not want to use a food processor, you can make your salad by chopping all the ingredients into brunoise.
– You can also add different spices you like. For example, a little cumin will go well with your salad.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Q: How to make a salad?
A: Making this salad is both easy and effortless. You should definitely add this to your salad recipe repertoire.
Q: How to make cucumber salad
A: Making cucumber salad with a healthy sauce? Yes, it is possible, and you can find the recipe here.
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