TOMATO SALAD WITH POMEGRANATE DRESSING

It's the fruity molasses that gives this simple salad, shared by one of Dubai's most trusted bloggers Sally Prosser, a tangy twist!
Tomato salad with pomegranate dressing
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Tomato salad with pomegranate dressing
Sally Prosser
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Sally Prosser
March 03, 2020
Level Easy
Preparation Time 10 minutes (plus marination time)
Serves 4
PHOTO BY Aasiya Jagadeesh
RECIPE BY Sally Prosser

INGREDIENTS

500g mix of spinneysFOOD Mixed Cherry Tomatoes, spinneysFOOD Roma Rama Vine Tomatoes, spinneysFOOD Roma Plum Tomatoes
2 beef tomatoes, sliced
½ small red onion, finely diced
2 tsp spinneysFOOD Organic Mediterranean
Extra Virgin Olive Oil
1-2 tbsp pomegranate molasses
spinneysFOOD Fine Sea Salt, to taste
spinneysFOOD Fine Black Pepper, to taste
5 leaves spinneysFOOD Fresh Mint, roughly chopped, for sprinking

METHOD

  • 1

    Cut the tomatoes in half vertically then across so they are in quarters, and place them in a mixing bowl along with the beef tomatoes

  • 2

    Add the onion to the tomatoes

  • 3

    Drizzle with the olive oil, 1 tablespoon of the pomegranate molasses and sprinkle over the sea salt and black pepper. Stir and taste, adding more molasses or seasoning if necessary.

  • 4

    Leave to marinate for about half an hour at room temperature or longer in the fridge (1-2 hours).

  • 5

    Take out of the fridge at least 10 minutes before serving and sprinkle with the mint leaves.

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