Beautiful Watermelon Salad

So pretty, so refreshing, so totally delicious.

Beautiful Watermelon Salad

Beautiful Watermelon Salad

Yields: 4 salads | Serving Size: 1 1/4 cup | Calories: 222 | Total Fat: 14.6 g | Saturated Fat: 1.9 g | Trans Fat: 0 g | Cholesterol: 0 mg | Sodium: 18 mg | Carbohydrates: 24.6 g | Dietary Fiber: 5.0 g | Sugars: 16.2 g | Protein: 2.4 g | SmartPoints: 9 |

Ingredients

  • 4 cups crisp torn red-leaf lettuce
  • 20 (2-inch) cubes or triangles watermelon, seeded, drained
  • 2 Bartlett pears, peeled, cut bite-size
  • 20 bite-size broccoli florets, blanched 3 minutes, cooled
  • 2 tablespoons diced Almonds
  • WATERMELON DRESSING:
  • 1/4 cup light olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1/4 teaspoon Cajun seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon lemon zest

Directions

Combine Watermelon Dressing in a jar and shake well.

Arrange lettuce on 4 luncheon plates. Place watermelon, pears, and broccoli florets among leaves. Sprinkle with almonds; drizzle with shaken Watermelon Dressing.

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This simple, fresh recipe is featured in the cookbook, Fast & Fabulous Soups, Salads and Sandwiches.  Visit the talented Best of the Best publisher, authors and creators, Gwen McKee and Barbara Moseley, here at Quail Ridge Press.

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7 Comments on "Beautiful Watermelon Salad"

  1. Jersey Girl Cooks  May 10, 2012

    Wow, such a beautiful salad!

    Reply
    • skinnyms  May 16, 2012

      Thanks so much!

      Reply
  2. Schneider  July 26, 2012

    This would be a great dish to pass for all those summer potlucks!

    Reply
  3. Schneider  July 26, 2012

    This would be a great dish to pass for all those summer potlucks!

    Reply
  4. Sullivan60  July 26, 2012

    Love watermelon & this sounds really good!  Can’t wait to try it!!

    Reply
  5. Jackie  August 10, 2012

    This is SO—GOOD!  With my husbands health problem's and my continuing to work at losing weight (60 lbs. down)  It is so nice to have tasty healthy ideas for our meals ready at the touch of  BUTTON.  THANK YOU!

    Reply
  6. Ally Tealee  June 8, 2013

    instead of a bowl ill use a carved out watermelon this will be perfect for Ghallager day!

    Reply

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