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Tomato and Basil Salad with Pesto Dressing

Enjoy this fresh and tasty Italian tomato and basil salad that is super easy to throw together. It is the perfect summer dish to accompany a fun barbecue with friends and family, or even to take on a picnic on a warm day!

10 mins

3-4 people


300g large tomatoes roughly chopped
2 handfuls of fresh basil leaves
1 small red onion finely diced
Pesto Dressing
1/2 lemon juiced
1/4 tsp. black pepper
Sea salt, to taste


1. Wash and roughly chop your tomatoes, removing the majority of their seeds. Finely dice the red onion and place them into a large salad bowl together with the tomatoes and fresh basil.

2. In a small jug whip up the pesto dressing. Place the pesto, lemon juice, olive oil, pepper and apple cider vinegar and mix until combined. Season to preferred taste with sea salt.

3. Pour the pesto dressing onto your tomato salad and enjoy right away, or keep in the fridge overnight.

Products needed

Basil Pesto
Mr Organic product
Italian Extra Virgin Olive Oil (1L)
Mr Organic product
Apple Cider Vinegar
Mr Organic product
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