Refreshing Watermelon Salad: Summer Staple
There’s nothing quite as delightful as a Refreshing Watermelon Salad on a scorching summer day. As the sun kisses your skin and the heat envelopes you, this vibrant salad is a true lifesaver, offering a burst of refreshment in every bite.
- 1 small watermelon, cubed
- 1 cucumber, thinly sliced
- 1 red onion, finely diced
- 1 cup feta cheese, crumbled
- Fresh mint leaves
- 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
- Juice of 1 lime
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Gently toss the watermelon cubes, cucumber slices, red onion, and feta cheese in a large bowl.
- Tear some fresh mint leaves and add them to the bowl.
- In a separate small bowl, whisk together the olive oil, lime juice, salt, and pepper to create the dressing.
- Drizzle the dressing over the salad and toss gently to combine.
- Chill the salad in the refrigerator for about 15-20 minutes before serving.
Prep time: 20 minutes
A perfect harmony of juicy watermelon, crisp cucumber, and tangy feta, all brought together with a zesty lime dressing.
Nutrition information: Calories: 180, Carbohydrates: 15g, Protein: 6g, Fat: 12g
As the sun sets on another summer day, treat yourself to this Watermelon Salad that embodies the essence of the season. With its medley of flavors and vibrant colors, it’s not just a salad – it’s a celebration of summer itself. Whether it’s a backyard barbecue, a picnic in the park, or a simple al-fresco dinner, this salad is the quintessential summer staple that will leave your taste buds refreshed and your heart content. So go ahead, take a juicy forkful, close your eyes, and savor the taste of summer!