Refreshing Summer Melon Salad

It finally feels like the weather is warming up!  You can toss this easy, tasty salad together in 10 minutes for a healthy, fresh meal or snack.  The best part is, it can even sit out at room temperature for a few hours and will still taste delicious.  Perfect for potlucks or as a side to any bbq meat!  Enjoy!

Refreshing Melon Salad

Ingredients:

Salad:

4 cups cantaloupe, cubed (you can use honeydew or seedless watermelon too - or a mix)

2 cups cucumber, sliced into half moons

1/4 cup thinly sliced red onion

1/3 cup crumbled feta cheese

1/4 cup fresh mint leaves, washed and sliced into thin strips

Dressing:

2-3 tbsp honey

2-3 tbs fresh lime juice

sea salt (optional)

Method:

  • Toss the salad ingredients together in a large bowl
  • Whisk the honey and lime together in a small bowl.  Pour over the salad.
  • Taste - you may want to add more honey or lime to taste, or for those who like salt, a sprinkle of sea salt (optional)

Serve.  May be kept at room temperature for a few hours, otherwise, put in the refrigerator.  Best eaten the same day.

Enjoy a taste of summer!