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a bowl of freshly made German tomato salad (Tomatensalat) also served in two small glass bowls as a side salad

Tomato Salad

Refreshing German tomato salad perfect for summer cookouts.
Course Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine German
Keyword chopped tomato salad, tomato
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 155kcal
Author Maike




  • 2 large red bell peppers chopped
  • 6 medium tomatoes chopped, recommended: tomato on the vine
  • 1 medium red onion diced
  • 2 cloves garlic smashed



  • In a small bowl combine olive oil, lemon juice, mustard, and smoked sweet paprika. Whisk until well combined.


  • Combine chopped tomatoes, red bell peppers, red onions, and smashed garlic.
  • Pour dressing over the salad and combine well. If desired season with salt and pepper. Chill for 15-30 minutes.


Calories: 155kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 10g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 7g | Sodium: 38mg | Potassium: 457mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 13g | Vitamin A: 2903IU | Vitamin C: 91mg | Calcium: 25mg | Iron: 1mg