Shopska Salata – Bulgarian Tomato Salad

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Shopska Salata – Bulgarian Tomato Salad
Categories: Salad, Bulgarian, Ethnic, Slavic, Vegetable, Side dish
Yield: 6 servings

4 ea Tomatoes chopped
1 ea Cucumber peeled & chopped
4 ea Green sweet peppers roasted & chopped
1 ea Yellow onion chopped
2 tb Fresh parsley chopped
1/2 c  Sunflower oil
1/3 c  Red-wine vinegar
Salt & black pepper
1/2 c  Bulgarian feta cheese crumbled

Place tomatoes, cucumber, peppers, onion & parsley in a large bowl then toss.
Place oil, vinegar, salt & pepper to taste in a screw-top jar.
Cover then shake until well blended.
Toss dressing with vegetables then salad turn into a serving bowl.
Refrigerate until ready to serve.
Top with crumbled cheese & then portion onto chilled plates.

ORIGIN: Layla Borovin, Sofia-Bulgaria, circa 1998

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