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Tomato-Melon Chicken Salad

Nothing says summer like picking watermelon, tomatoes and raspberries, then tossing them together in a salad. The addition of grilled chicken makes it a satisfying yet still summery meal. —Betsy Hite, Wilton, California
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 15 min.
  • Makes
    6 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 medium tomatoes, cut into wedges
  • 2 cups cubed seedless watermelon
  • 1 cup fresh raspberries
  • 1/4 cup minced fresh basil
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 9 cups torn mixed salad greens
  • 4 grilled chicken breasts (4 ounces each), sliced

Directions

  • In a large bowl, combine the tomatoes, watermelon and raspberries. In a small bowl, whisk the basil, oil, vinegar, salt and pepper. Drizzle over tomato mixture; toss to coat. Divide salad greens among 6 serving plates; top with tomato mixture and chicken.
Nutrition Facts
1 serving: 266 calories, 13g fat (2g saturated fat), 64mg cholesterol, 215mg sodium, 15g carbohydrate (9g sugars, 4g fiber), 26g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat, 2 vegetable, 2 fat.

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  • Rosey
    Nov 20, 2019

    Some people don't like fruit in salads, but I am not one of those people! This is fantastic!!

  • NDachshund2
    Aug 30, 2013

    This was a great idea using watermelon with chicken in a salad. Will make again!!

  • AnnMomof4
    May 29, 2011

    I had to try this salad since I found the ingredients so intriguing. It is a very good and refreshing salad, especially with grilled chicken. I used dried basil since I did not have any fresh. This would be especially good with garden fresh tomatoes, too. Very nice summer dish!