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Savory Watermelon Salad


  • 1/4 cup red onion, finely diced
  • 1/2 cup loosely packed fresh cilantro leaves, chopped
  • 1/2 cup loosely packed fresh basil leaves, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup loosely packed mint leaves, chopped
  • 2 limes, juiced
  • 3 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • pinch of Salt to taste
  • 1/2 seedless watermelon, cut into bite-size cubes
  • 4 oz feta cheese, crumbled


  • In a large mixing bowl, combine the onion, cilantro, basil, mint, lime juice, extra virgin olive oil, balsamic vinegar and a pinch of salt. Using a large spoon mix the ingredients together and let sit on the counter while you cut up your watermelon.
  • Add the cut watermelon to the large mixing bowl with the dressing at the bottom. Top with the feta cheese.
  • Using a large spoon, gently toss the watermelon and feta with the dressing at the bottom of the mixing bowl. After combined, transfer to a serving bowl.
  • Garnish with fresh mint and a thin slice of watermelon.
  • Serve immediately.
Garnish: Sprigs of fresh mint and a slice of watermelon
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