Peach Basil Red Onion Salad
A sweet and savory dish with peach, onion, basil, and lemon perfect for summer gatherings or a side dish for grilled meats.
This peach basil red onion salad is a perfect combination of sweet and savory flavors. The juicy and succulent peaches provide a natural sweetness while the red onion and fresh basil add a tangy and herbaceous kick. The lemon juice adds a refreshing acidity that brings all the flavors together. A touch of olive oil adds richness and depth to the dish. The result is a light, refreshing, and vibrant salad that is perfect for summer gatherings or as a side dish for grilled meats.
- 3 peaches, sliced to 1/2-inch thickness
- Red onion, thinly sliced
- Fresh basil leaves, torn or roughly chopped
- Juice of 1/2 a lemon
- 1/2 teaspoon coarse salt
- Freshly ground black pepper, to taste
- 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil