Easy Marinated Tomato Salad

When it’s BBQ season sometimes you want something a little healthier than a potato or pasta salad to accompany your hotdog/ hamburger situation. Enter this very simple marinated tomato salad. The trick is getting the best quality tomatoes you can get your hands on!

Easy marinated tomato salad

Easy Marinated Tomato Salad

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Prep time: 10 minutes + 2 hours inactive
Cook time: 0 minutes
Total time: 10 minutes + 2 hours inactive
Yield: 4-6 servings


  • 6 medium or large hothouse or beefsteak tomatoes, cut into bite sized pieces

  • 1 handful fresh dill, chopped

  • 1 handful fresh basil, chopped

  • Juice of half a lemon

  • 2 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil

  • Salt and pepper to taste


Place tomatoes, dill and basil in a large bowl. In a small bowl, whisk together lemon juice, olive oil and s&p. Pour overtop of the tomatoes and herbs and stir to combine. Let marinate at in the fridge for 2 hours, stirring occasionally, or until ready to serve.