Watermelon, Berry & Herb Salad with Feta

This is such a perfect summer salad!  It is a wonderful combination of fruits, fresh greens, basil, and mint. The light, lime & honey dressing makes it a refreshing side dish to any barbecue. Watermelon makes it especially summery, and it is a nice mix of sweet & savory with the fruit, herbs and feta!

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 small seedless watermelon (cut into 1″ cubes)
  • 1 cup of blackberries
  • 1 cup of blueberries
  • 2 cups of cherry tomatoes
  • 1 – 2 small cucumbers (sliced)
  • 1/2 cup of basil (torn leaves)
  • 1/2 cup of fresh mint (torn leaves)
  • 2/3 cup feta cheese crumbles
  • 1/2 pine nuts
  • 2 – 4 cups of mixed greens

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Dressing:

  • 2 – 3 TB. of olive oil
  • juice of one lime
  • 1 TB. honey
  • salt & pepper to taste

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Stir together the olive oil, lime, honey, salt & fresh pepper – then set aside.

Arrange the greens on a platter and top with the watermelon cubes, berries, cucumber slices, basil & mint. Pour the dressing over everything and top with the feta cheese and toasted pine nuts.

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You will never get tired of this summery salad combination and neither will your family!

Enjoy!

 

This article has 6 comments

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    • Lorinda Bryan Reply

      Hi Sue, Thanks for sharing! I just noticed this post as I have been so busy with guests. Have a great rest of the summer – Hope you enjoyed the salad!

  2. Dianne Reply

    Will be serving this for ladies lunch this weekend. It looks amazing.

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