Tomato, Cucumber & Dulse Salad
This classic cold salad is a summertime favorite! By simply adding Dulse to your recipe you can create a simple yet nutrient dense salad instantly!
Have you ever tried Dulse? Dulse is an alga containing a rich mixture of minerals that resembles leafy red lettuce. Although fresh Dulse is hard to find in stores they do sell it dried. You can purchase Dulse as a powder, flaked variety, and whole leaf.
Dulse contains a long list of nutrient powerhouses your body needs including calcium, magnesium, fiber, iron, potassium, vitamin C, as well as omega-3 fatty acids which help to improve and support brain activity and nervous system function. By adding Dulse to your soups, salads or as an herb flavoring in any dish you can be sure you are EATING WELL!
1 large Tomato
1/2 Onion, red or yellow
Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Cut up tomato, cucumber and onion to bite sized pieces and place in a bowl. Add in EVOO, salt and black pepper to taste. Garnish with dulse flakes.