Mint Watermelon Salad Recipe

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Mint Watermelon Salad Recipe
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Mint Watermelon Salad Recipe

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I invented this refreshing fruit salad one sultry afternoon while my friends were gathered around my pool. It was quick and easy to prepare and disappeared from their plates even quicker. Even the kids loved it! —Antoinette DuBeck, Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania
MAKES:
8 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 20 mn.
MAKES:
8 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 20 mn.

Ingredients

  • 6 cups cubed seedless watermelon
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh mint
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons sugar

Directions

Place watermelon and mint in a large bowl. In a small bowl, whisk lemon juice, oil and sugar until sugar is dissolved. Drizzle over salad; toss gently to combine. Yield: 8 servings.
Originally published as Mint Watermelon Salad in Healthy Cooking June/July 2012, p20

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup: 56 calories, 2g fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 2mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (9g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1/2 fruit.

  • 6 cups cubed seedless watermelon
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh mint
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  1. Place watermelon and mint in a large bowl. In a small bowl, whisk lemon juice, oil and sugar until sugar is dissolved. Drizzle over salad; toss gently to combine. Yield: 8 servings.
Originally published as Mint Watermelon Salad in Healthy Cooking June/July 2012, p20

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misscoffeepot User ID: 7519492 265875
Reviewed May. 12, 2017

"The best review I can give comes from when I served this to my grandsons- ages 6 and 9 yrs. The youngest saying "I like this more better than the other kind (plain watermelon)." And, because watermelon is his favorite food- that was a good endorsement. I think this would make a lovely salad to serve at a summer picnic, or ladies luncheon. It is refreshing, and suprising"

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randcbruns User ID: 828588 111408
Reviewed Aug. 31, 2014

"This recipe is so simple and prefect! We just had a nice watermelon and a load of mint come out of our garden! This was tasty and so wonderful."

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elvisfan73 User ID: 1272261 123627
Reviewed Apr. 17, 2014

"This is so refreshing! A great summertime treat!"

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irish2012 User ID: 6775313 132122
Reviewed Jul. 17, 2012

"I like the taste of the melon and mint together. It is light and really refreshing."

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chef antoinette User ID: 2509021 132683
Reviewed May. 17, 2012

"FABULOUS"

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chef antoinette User ID: 2509021 132682
Reviewed May. 16, 2012

"this is the best watermelon salad I ever tried!!"

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