Watermelon and California Feta Salad

Watermelon and California Feta Salad

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"The sweetness of watermelon is balanced with the sharp saltiness of feta in this unexpected and deliciously minty summer salad."
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servings 430 cals
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  • Calories:
  • 430 kcal
  • 22%
  • Fat:
  • 31.8 g
  • 49%
  • Carbs:
  • 28.2g
  • 9%
  • Protein:
  • 12.5 g
  • 25%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 56 mg
  • 19%
  • Sodium:
  • 707 mg
  • 28%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.


  1. In large bowl whisk together oil, mint leaves and vinegar; set aside.
  2. With a sharp knife cut around edge of watermelon to within 1/2 inch of rind. Then cut a deep cross through the flesh, leaving rind intact and reserving for later use. Scoop out each quadrant of watermelon and cut flesh into 3/4-inch cubes.
  3. Place in bowl with vinaigrette, watermelon flesh, grapes and feta; toss gently. Use watermelon shell for serving and if necessary, slice off a sliver of its bottom so it sits level. Spoon watermelon mixture into shell and sprinkle with nuts. Garnish with mint sprig. Serve immediately.


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This was awesome!! Perfect mix of salty and sweetness. Yum! Didnt do the pine nuts and used white wine vinegar because I couldn't find the kind they called for. Was great the way I made it t...

This salad is amazing! By accident I used equal parts champagne vinegar and olive oil and it still tasted fantastic. The flavors explode in your mouth - delish!

it was a hit at potluck, very good, would make this again, lovvvve it, I added halved strawberries and used raspberry vinegar instead champagne vinegar(too sour)

This salad was very delicious! I added some balls of cantaloupe which were great. Very refreshing salad.

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