RECIPE IDEA: Watermelon Olive Mint Salad With Feta
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Hi. It’s Lois at Recipe Idea Shop, telling you about an awesome summer salad, Watermelon Olive Mint Salad (with feta cheese). The kalamata olives made this salad the best watermelon salad I have ever had. It was so good, I ate the whole bowl for lunch!
Recently, I have been focused on using mint in everything because my potted spearmint is growing in leaps and bounds. Plus, I really like the herb. I prefer spearmint to peppermint, but I like both. Which do you like best?Mint means summer to
Mint means summer to me. It’s refreshing and satisfying. The Mediterranean Diet uses a lot of mint. Have you noticed this? Mint with lamb, eggplant, watermelon, beans. So many uses. Lately, I have been making a simple Iced Mint Tea. Yum! I will share the recipe soon.
This Watermelon Olive Mint Salad with Feta recipe is similar to Minty Watermelon Tomato Cucumber Salad, which is also super good, but I like today’s recipe even better because the kalamata olives add an interesting, salty flavor to the dish. I looked online to see how others make similar salads and saw that some include kalamata olives. What an inspiration! Watermelon Olive Mint Salad is a little bit sweet and a little bit salty with a hint of mint. What a delicious combination.
Please comment (and share your photos) when you make it! No special tools are needed for this recipe. I used a chef’s knife, paring knife, cutting board, measuring cup and spoons, a small whisk, and a large bowl.