Refreshing Watermelon Salad
If you’re looking for a delicious and refreshing salad to beat the summer heat, look no further than our Refreshing Watermelon Salad. This vibrant and colorful salad is a perfect blend of sweet and savory flavors, making it the ideal side dish for any summer meal or barbecue.
- 4 cups of fresh watermelon, cubed
- 1 cup of cucumber, diced
- 1/2 cup of red onion, thinly sliced
- 1/4 cup of fresh mint leaves, chopped
- 1/4 cup of feta cheese, crumbled
- 2 tablespoons of extra-virgin olive oil
- 2 tablespoons of balsamic vinegar
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Gently combine the cubed watermelon, diced cucumber, and thinly sliced red onion in a large salad bowl.
- Sprinkle the chopped fresh mint leaves and crumbled feta cheese over the watermelon mixture.
- In a small bowl, whisk together the extra-virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar.
- Drizzle the dressing over the salad and toss gently to combine.
- Season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Chill in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes before serving to allow the flavors to meld.
- Serve your Refreshing Watermelon Salad and enjoy the burst of flavors!
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
This Refreshing Watermelon Salad is a delightful summer treat that combines the sweetness of watermelon with the freshness of cucumber and mint. Topped with creamy feta cheese and a tangy balsamic vinaigrette, it’s the perfect side dish for picnics, barbecues, or any occasion. It’s light, refreshing, and bursting with flavor – a true crowd-pleaser!
Nutritional Information (per serving):
– Calories: 120
– Total Fat: 7g
– Saturated Fat: 2g
– Cholesterol: 8mg
– Sodium: 120mg
– Total Carbohydrates: 13g
– Dietary Fiber: 2g
– Sugars: 10g
– Protein: 2g
Beat the heat this summer with our Refreshing Watermelon Salad. With its vibrant colors and fresh flavors, it’s sure to become your go-to salad recipe for the season. Whether you’re enjoying it at a backyard barbecue or as a light lunch, this salad will keep you refreshed and satisfied. Try it today and elevate your summer dining experience!