Cucumber Melon Salad
This colorful salad is tangy and delicious. The unexpected combination is such a pleasant surprise. You can use whatever type of melon you have on hand. —Edie Farm, Farmington, New Mexico
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 15 min.
- 2 tablespoons canola oil
- 1 tablespoon lemon juice
- 1/2 teaspoon sugar
- Dash pepper
- 1 unpeeled small cucumber
- 1 cup cubed melon of your choice
- In a small bowl, combine the oil, lemon juice, sugar and pepper. Slice cucumber, then cut into quarters.
- In a serving bowl, combine cucumber and melon. Pour dressing over all; toss gently to coat.
Nutrition Facts1-1/2 cups: 159 calories, 14g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 4mg sodium, 10g carbohydrate (9g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 fat, 1/2 starch.
Originally published as Cucumber Melon Salad in Cooking for One or Two Cookbook