The best way to celebrate summer is by enjoying everything the season has to offer! One of the joys of summer is fresh tomatoes.
There is nothing quite like a perfectly ripe tomato. Sweet and juicy.
I've put together a collection of some of my favorite tomato salads or salads with fresh tomatoes.
While a lot of these call for fresh summer tomatoes, there are several that you can make all year long with cherry tomatoes from the grocery store.
If you are sitting looking at the basket of fresh tomatoes on your counter, you have come to the right place!
I have a collection of 10 tasty summer salads with fresh tomatoes! Everything from main dish salads to side dishes.
Some you'll make all summer long and some you can make all year round with cherry tomatoes from the grocery store.
Salads for summer tomatoes.
If you have some absolutely gorgeous, perfectly ripe tomatoes, these are the salads that you want to make.
With few ingredients, they are so easy to make and they really let the flavor of the tomatoes shine.
You'll make these all summer long.
This is the classic Italian Salad featuring tomato, basil and mozzarella - the colors of the Italian flag!
This Tomato and Parsley Salad is the salad I make anytime I need a super quick and easy salad.
You can't have too many kale salads and this one with a Greek flair is a favorite at our house!
Year round salads with tomatoes.
These are the salads that are good with fresh tomatoes, but are also good with store bought tomatoes.
I buy cherry tomatoes all year long and use them in recipes in the fall, winter and spring when I don't have access to fresh garden tomatoes.
This black bean salad with avocado dressing is perfect for lunch or a light dinner. You'll want to use the avocado dressing on everything!
The classic Greek flavors of cucumbers, olives and feta cheese pair with tomatoes and orzo for this easy salad. This is a favorite at potlucks and barbecues!
Bring home a rotisserie chicken and some cherry tomatoes and you can have this Mediterranean Chicken Salad in minutes!
It doesn't get much easier than this Caprese Chicken Pasta Salad.
So much flavor in this easy salad. Bulgur (or your favorite rice, grain or pasta,) rotisserie chicken and Mediterranean herbs and veggies make a quick and easy weeknight meal!
Take all your favorite Mexican flavors and turn them into this Mexican Steak Salad in under 30 minutes!