Mary's Tomato and Cuke Salad

A festive and colorful salad featuring tomatoes and cucumbers.


Salad Ingredients:
4 med tomatoes
1-1/2-2 large cucumbers (seeded, reserving the seedy parts for the dressing)
1-1/2 banana peppers
½ large orange pepper
½ sweet onion
¼ - ½ pepitas
3 TBSP parsley

Dressing Ingredients:
1 large avocado
1 large garlic clove
reserved seedy cucumber parts
1/3 c olive oil
¼ tsp salt
¼ - ½ c water
¼ c apple cider vinegar
½ tsp agave nectar
juice from ½ of a lemon (squeeze it over the avocado pieces
½ c ground cashew


cut vegetables into bite size pieces, place in bowl and set aside
place all dressing ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth
pour dressing over the vegetables and refrigerate