Refreshing Cucumber Watermelon Salad Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Refreshing Cucumber Watermelon Salad Recipe
  • READY IN 25 mins

Refreshing Cucumber Watermelon Salad

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"I make this for all of my summer picnics, a huge hit!"

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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • READY IN

    25 mins

Directions

  1. Mix red onion with lime juice in a bowl; set side to marinate at least 10 minutes. Stir olive oil into mixture.
  2. Toss watermelon, baby cucumbers, and feta cheese together in a large bowl. Pour the red onion mixture over the watermelon mixture; toss to coat. Sprinkle mint over the salad; toss.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Jun 11, 2012

We enjoyed this, but I think we would've liked it even more if it had been chilled for awhile to give the mint time to blend with everything else. I would make it again because it's a great healthy side salad.

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Jul 23, 2014

Did not like this at all. Not enough cucumber and too much watermelon

 

29 Ratings

Jun 18, 2012

I thought this an excellent side dish. It was refreshing, tasty, and healthy with simple ingredients. This one is a keeper!

 
Jun 12, 2012

After tasting this salad, I was immediately taken back to a wonderful little restaurant in Athens Greece! I am thrilled to know that this recipe is here for us to enjoy any time we want to!!!! With the summer upon us right now, I can see myself making this as a side with all kinds of dishes! Thanks for the albeit, in my mind, vacation back to Greece!

 
Dec 10, 2014

Good. Make sure you cut the watermelon same size as the cucumber or the cucumber will fall to the bottom and larger chunks of watermelon will sit on top. The flavors won't blend together.

 
Jul 17, 2014

I really enjoyed this salad after chilling for a short time. Raw onion upsets my stomach but I decided to go for it anyway to see how it tasted, as is. I used regular onion as I didn't have red, and sliced it thick so I can pull it out of my serving easily. That said, the next day, the onion taste was too strong for me- I liked it better after tasting it slightly chilled the night before. I will definitely make again and skip the onion. May add cilantro to add to the flavor. My son really enjoyed it.

 
Jul 22, 2015

Delicious! My tastebuds are dancing! Followed the recipe except I used sweet onions. Yum!

 
Jul 20, 2015

Just as the name implies, this is refreshing. It’s a wonderful combination of flavors and a perfect use of the cucumbers in your garden. This would be perfect for any summer cookouts.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 207 kcal
  • 10%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 36.7 g
  • 12%
  • Cholesterol
  • 13 mg
  • 4%
  • Fat
  • 6.6 g
  • 10%
  • Fiber
  • 2.1 g
  • 8%
  • Protein
  • 5.2 g
  • 10%
  • Sodium
  • 173 mg
  • 7%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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