Watermelon salad with fresh mint and feta – refreshing, sweet and savory! This Watermelon, Mint & Feta salad will be a hit at every summer barbecue.
There are two types of people in this world: the type who love salt on their watermelon, and those who do not. I firmly believe that salt on watermelon is the only way to go! Our family has been salting our watermelon since the beginning of time. Do you salt when you eat watermelon?
Today’s recipe is SO delicious. Even if you don’t like salty watermelon, you should still give this salad a try. Red wine vinegar makes a wonderful dressing when combines with olive oil, salt and pepper, and feta cheese.
I made a video to show you how to make it! It’s so easy:
Have you ever tried watermelon salad?
Here’s the recipe for Watermelon Mint & Feta Salad!
Watermelon Mint & Feta Salad
- 1 5lb seedless watermelon, diced
- 1 Vidalia onion, sliced
- 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 1/4 tsp pepper
- 1/2 cup olive oil
- 2 tbsp fresh mint, chopped
- 4 oz feta cheese
- baby arugula, for serving
In a small bowl, whisk together the vinegar, salt, pepper, olive oil, and mint.
In a large bowl, combine the watermelon, onion, dressing, and feta cheese. Toss to coat well.
Serve alone or on a bed of baby arugula or spinach.
Hi! I’m Emily, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and self-taught intuitive chef. I firmly believe that cooking is the simplest and most important step we can take to improve our minds and bodies and build healthier communities. Join me and let’s bring food back to the kitchen!