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Sweet and Simple - Watermelon Feta Salad

June 27, 2013

Celebrate summer with a cool, refreshing watermelon salad. Sweet juicy watermelon pairs perfectly with feta cheese. Feta is loved for its tart, salty flavor and firm, crumbly texture, which make it an ideal choice for salads.

With a handful of ingredients and a few minutes of prep, this fruit salad is ready to satisfy a hungry crowd. Simply cube watermelon, crumble feta, zest a lemon and top with fresh mint.


Ingredients
• 4 cups large cubed seedless watermelon
• ½ cup feta cheese, crumbled
• 1 tsp lemon zest
• ¼ cup mint leaves, thinly sliced


 

Preparation
Combine watermelon cubes, feta cheese and lemon zest in a large chilled bowl. Toss gently. Place salad on a serving platter and garnish with sliced mint. Place a few whole mint leaves around the platter for a beautiful presentation that is full of festive color. Serve immediately.

Category: Recipes