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Cool Refreshing Watermelon Salad

When the weather is hot, serve up this cool refreshing watermelon salad. This vegetarian recipe is sure to be a crowd pleaser at barbecues or the Fourth of July. Watermelon, feta, mint and cucumber combine for a crisp, cool flavor that has a lot of depth.

Serves 15
Ready in 20 mins
Prep time 20 mins
71 calories per serving


> 3 tbsp lime juice
> 1 cup sliced red onion, cut lengthwise
> 15 cups cubed watermelon or melon balls
> 3 cups cubed English cucumber
> 8 oz feta cheese, crumbled
> 1/2 cup chopped fresh mint
> cracked black pepper, optional
> sea salt, optional


In a small bowl, pour lime juice over the red onions. Allow to marinate while assembling the salad, approximately 5 minutes.
Gently combine the watermelon, cucumber, feta cheese and mint in a large bowl. Lightly season with black pepper.
Toss watermelon salad with marinated onions and season with sea salt just before serving.

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