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               CONDIMENTO ALLE VERDURE (COOL SUMMER VEGETABL
 
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 Serving Size  : 6    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Appetizers                       Italian
                 Vegetarian
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1       sm           Red onion, diced
      1/2   ea           Cucumber, peeled & diced
    2       ea           Ripe tomatoes
    1 1/4   ts           Salt
      1/8   ts           Oregano
      1/4   c            Parsley, finely chopped
      1/4   c            Basil, finely shredded
      1/8   ts           Red pepper flakes
    1 1/2   tb           Olive oil
                         Salt & pepper
 
   Set the diced onion & cucumber in a bowl.  Bring water
   to a boil, drop in the tomatoes for a minute, remove &
   peel.  Seed & dice the tomatoes & add to the bowl.
   Sprinkle with the salt & leave for 2 hours.
   Drain any liquid from the vegetables & stir in the
   herbs & pepper flakes. Toss with olive oil & season.
   Serve either as an antipasto salad or toss with cooled
   curls of pasta to serve as a summer salad.
  
 
 
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