Watermelon Cucumber Mint Salad. Excellent! The combination of watermelon, cucumber, tomatoes, feta and a light vinaigrette with basil, mint, and dill is inspired.
Watermelon Salad is a delightful summer salad.
This Watermelon Cucumber Mint Salad with Tomatoes and Feta is REALLY good. I don’t usually use the abbreviation OMG, but this is one salad that deserves it.
This Watermelon Salad came about because I had some leftover watermelon. You see, one summer our oldest daughter and family came to visit, and when they went home, and there we were, left with half a watermelon. We had it in a fruit salad; I ate slices of it at a few meals, and I still had two cups of diced watermelon left! So I looked up Watermelon Feta salads and decided to combine the ingredients of several that I found. Simple. Making it took less than 15 minutes.
This recipe is GF, DF, SF, EF, CF, V, VG (if you leave out the Feta)*
What You Need
You don’t need any special tools for this, but I highly recommend getting yourself a good set of knives. They make all the difference in the kitchen! I love my chef’s knife!
Watermelon Salad with Cucumbers, Tomatoes and Feta Recipe
Watermelon Cucumber Mint Salad with Tomatoes and Feta
Crunchy, refreshing salad that is a little bit salty and a little bit sweet. The BEST Watermelon Mint Salad.
- 4 cups watermelon (cut in bite-sized pieces)
- 1-2 large English cucumber (Cut in bite-sized pieces. English cucumbers are less bitter. You want to end up with about equal amounts of cucumbers, watermelon and tomatoes.)
- 4 cups Italian Roma tomatoes (about 3 tomatoes, diced)
- 1/4 cup toasted slivered almonds
- 1/4 cup olive oil
- 1 1/2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
- 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
- 1 tablespoon fresh mint chopped
- 1 tablespoon fresh basil chopped
- 1 tablespoon fresh dill weed chopped
- 1/2 cup crumbled feta goat cheese (optional)
- In a large bowl, combine the watermelon, cucumbers, tomatoes, and sliced almonds.
Combine the olive oil, vinegar, salt, mint, dill weed, basil and salt in a small jar and shake vigorously to combine and emulsify the vinaigrette dressing.
- Pour this dressing over the watermelon mixture and gently stir to combine.
If you have the time, refrigerate for one hour or more to set the flavors.
Top with feta cheese and serve immediately.
Use equal amounts of watermelon, cucumbers and tomatoes. The exact amount is not important.
GF = Gluten free | DF = Dairy free | NF = Nut free | SF = Soy free | EF = Egg free | CF = Corn free | V = Vegetarian | VG = Vegan
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