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Watermelon Arugula Mint Salad with Feta Cheese

This watermelon arugula salad is your new go-to no-cook dish for summer.

There are few things more synonymous with summer than the beloved watermelon. I am sure each of us can remember days at the beach or huddled around a campfire, watermelon slice in hand.

Luckily, this tasty treat is also extremely healthy, being a great source of vitamins C and A. Watermelon is also exceptionally hydrating, making it the ultimate snack for those hot summer days.

In the last few years, much like cauliflower, watermelon has undergone a tremendous glow up in the recipe world. Where we used to resort to simply munching on slices, a whole world of watermelon recipes has unfolded. From salads to sorbets, to agua fresca and even margaritas, watermelon is taking center stage as the go to snack and drink in the foodie nutrition world.

watermelon arugula salad with mint and feta cheese
Watermelon salad recipe with feta and arugula

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  • 4Servings

Ingredients

  • 5 cups of chilled chopped watermelon
  • 3 cups of arugula 
  • Juice from 1 lime
  • ¼ cup of feta 
  • A handful of mint leaves

Preparation

  1. Start by chopping the 5 cups of watermelon and placing into a large mixing bowl.
  2. Stir in the arugula and lime juice.
  3. Stir until well combined.
  4. Transfer to a serving dish and sprinkle with feta and mint to garnish. 
  5. Serve! 
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