Watermelon Salad with feta & mint

Combining sweet watermelon, salty feta cheese, and fresh mintcreates a refreshing summer salad with a twist that’s sure to please.It's not only simple to make, but also a light and healthy meal.

 

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INGREDIENTS:

7 cups of cubed watermelon, chilled and well drained

1 tablespoon rice vinegar

4 ounces crumbled feta cheese

1 cup loosely packed fresh mint leaves, coarsely chopped*

Kosher or sea salt

Freshly ground pepper

 

Recipe variations:

• Leave out the rice vinegar and drizzle with balsamicvinegar instead

•Add thin slices of red onions for an extra tang

 

*Chef’s note: When cutting mint, stack a few mint leaves.Roll into a tight cylinder. With a sharp knife, slice crosswiseinto thin strips.

 

DIRECTIONS:

Cut watermelon into bite size cubes, gently toss melonwith rice vinegar, feta cheese and mint. Season with saltand pepper. Serve immediately.Serve and enjoy!

 

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