This was a very tasty simple salad...I just read in the chef's notes something about onion...no onion listed in the ingredients...those can only improve the flavor...what I really enjoyed about this salad was how fresh it was...it had a nice touch of flavor from the chili powder...although you can barely taste it...so don't add any extra or I believe it will become the dominate flavor. I used head lettuce cuz that's what I had but I think any kind would work...because of the head lettuce my salad lost a lot of color...so if using that I would suggest leaving the cucumber unpeeled...or...adding in finely chopped red onion...I also used cherry tomatoes cut in quarters...the lime added a nice citrus taste...thanks for posting this tasty recipe...:)
A wonderful light salad that is perfect for a hot summer's day.
I used cherry tomatos and iceberg lettuce, I did leave out the chillI and the tangy flavours were really wonderful although not spicy, I might add just a little chilli next time to see the difference, although we are not really chilli lovers in this family, so it will interesting to see if the family comment, as they really loved this salad without the chilli anyway.
Great salad Baby Kato. Thanks so much for posting.
Talk about fresh! This abounds in taste and full pleasure, you simply can't go wrong here. I loved the tartness of the vegetables and lettuces. I could of easily eaten the whole bowl myself, but alas, saved it for my fellow salad eaters. I didn't change anything! Thanks for posting!
Loved the freshness of this salad; and the chili powder actually worked. I omitted the lettuce.
Simple yet delightful use of fresh summer veggies. I used bibb lettuce and Kashmiri chili powder which unlike mexican chili powder does not contain cumin, salt, or other spices. I found the dressing tart and spicy. Thank you for sharing the recipe!
Right now my garden has an abundance of tomatoes, onions, and cucumbers so this recipe fit the bill. This is a fresh, tart salad with a little kick to it. Only thing when I make this next time I will skip the lettuce, I think I would enjoy it with more cucumber and no lettuce. I felt my lettuce got wilted and therefore wasn't attractive. Made for ZWT8.
I loved this salad. The dressing was tart and SPICY and the heat was contrasted by the cool, crisp vegetables. A ton of flavor for such a simple recipes.
Yum! Loved the dressing on this simple salad. I used green onions and iceberg lettuce. Thanks BK for a nice side. Made for ZWT8 - India.
Simple salad but the freshness was perfect with the spicy Indian meal I had tonight. I really liked the lime taste on the fresh veggies! I used green leaf lettuce from my garden and red onions. Thanks for posting! Made for ZWT 8 India
For the lettuce I used baby arugula and beet greens. The vegetables included a variety of heirloom tomatoes, Walla Walla onion, etc. All vegetables except for arugula were from our CSA box. Very refreshing and perfect on triple digit temperature day! Loved the dressing! PS the chili powder was omitted because I was serving the salad with this: Indian Chicken Rub. Reviewed for ZWT 8.