Cherry Tomato and Onion Salad
|6 cups of cherry tomatoes|
|1 large sweet onion, thinly sliced|
|8 to 10 leaves of fresh basil, chopped|
|1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil|
|1/3 cup red wine vinegar|
|2 cloves garlic, minced|
|2 tsp dry oregano|
|kosher salt and fresh cracked black pepper to taste|
This salad is flavored with garlic and oregano with offsets the sweetness of the tomatoes and onions.
- In a large bowl whisk together the oil, vinegar, garlic and oregano.
- Cut the tomatoes in half and place tomatoes along with onion and basil in the bowl.
- Season with salt and pepper.
- Mix well.