Nice, easy salad with lots of flavor. Great on a hot summer day.
1/2 teaspoon sea salt
1 pinch ground black pepper or to taste
1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil
1/4 cup lemon juice
1 clove garlic minced
3 medium tomato cut into 1/2-inch pieces
2 medium cucumber cut into 1/2-inch cubes
1 large avocado peeled, stone removed, and cut into 1/2-inch cubes
1/2 small red onion sliced into thin rings
4 leaves bibb lettuce for serving
- In a large bowl, combine the tomatoes, cucumbers, avocado, onion, olives, and basil.
- In a small bowl, whisk together the oil, lemon juice, garlic, salt, and pepper.
- Pour the dressing over the vegetables and toss well.
- Place the lettuce leaves on the individual plates and place the salad on top.