Salad Shirazi

Enjoy this refreshing traditional Iranian salad that originated from Shiraz in South Iran. The Shirazi Salad is also commonly known as  Persian Cucumber and Tomato Salad. Whichever name it takes, it is crunchy, refreshing and a joy to savour.

By Chef Javad

Serves 1



Japanese cucumber          20g

Tomato (large)                   20g

Onion (peeled)                    4g

Salt                                  0.4g

Lime or Lemon juice         5ml

Pomace olive oil               8ml

★Dry mint leaf(crushed)    0.4g




  1. Remove tomato seeds and cucumber seeds, and finely dice it into cubes.
  2. Chop the onion finely.
  3. Put all the ingredients together and mix well.
  4. Scatter dry mint leaf over the salad. Enjoy!♪