Shirazi Salad

This quick salad with cucumbers, tomatoes, red onions, and a light vinaigrette is a refreshing Middle Eastern side you'll love.

What is a Shirazi Salad?

Simple Ingredients

You'll only need a few ingredients to make this easy recipe, so let's round them up and get started!

Prep the Cucumbers

Peel cucumbers in alternating stripes, cut off ends, and dice them into ¼” squares.

Mix the Veggies

In a large bowl, combine onions, herbs, diced cucumbers, diced tomatoes, and dried mint.

Make the Vinaigrette

Whisk the lime juice, olive oil, salt, and pepper until well combined. Set it aside.

Adjust the Seasoning

Pour half of the vinaigrette into the salad. Stir well and season with more salt, pepper, and lime juice to taste.


Refrigerate the salad until ready to serve or enjoy it at room temperature.

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