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Watermelon Jalapeno Feta Salad

The perfect summer dish – Watermelon Jalapeño  Salad – healthy and oh so good!

bowl of watermelon jalapeno feta salad

School might be starting but hot weather still draws us outdoors. One of my summer favs is a Watermelon Jalapeño Salad with Honey Lime Vinaigrette. It is light and refreshing on warm days.

Cube the watermelon and cut the jicama in match sticks. Slice a red jalapeño, or omit if you do not like the heat! If you want, cube up a little salty feta cheese to toss in, before serving.

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Watermelon Jalapeno Salad

bowl of watermelon jalapeno feta salad

This Watermelon Jalapeño Salad is topped with a Lime Vinaigrette and sprinkled with feta cheese.

Ingredients

  • 4 cups watermelon, seeded and cubed
  • 1 - 2 Red Jalapeno's, thinly sliced
  • 1 cup Jicama, thinly sliced in sticks
  • 1/2 cup Feta Cheese, cubed
  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 2 tbsp honey
  • 2 tbsp finely chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground pepper

Instructions

Make Lime Honey Vinaigrette:

  1. Place ingredients in a mason jar and shake to blend, or stir in a bowl. Refrigerate until ready to use.
  2. Place watermelon, jalapeños, jicama and mint in bowl. Stir in vinaigrette to coat and let sit in refrigerator for 1-2 hours. Top with cheese before serving.

Nutrition Information:

Serving Size:

1 grams

Amount Per Serving: Unsaturated Fat: 0g

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