Watermelon Cucumber Salad

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Makes 4 servings

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Swapped out the rice vinegar

Swapped out the rice vinegar with undiluted apple cider vinegar and it has a great sour then sweet taste to it. The sugar help to cut the acid and gave the watermelon and cucumber a slight crunch coating.

Try it with no sugar and bell

Try it with no sugar and bell peppers. Delicious!

I thought I might take a

I thought I might take a moment to offer up a variation on this. It is as yummy as you might think and simple as can be. It is, simply, watermelon, feta cheese, seeds (I use sunflower; you can use any nuts or seeds you like) and fresh mint. That's it. Chop the melon to bite-sized pieces, crumble in some feta, sprinkle some nuts/seeds/ and chopped mint. DONE! I eat this any time I'm hungry and don't feel like cooking. (bowl size commensurate with appetite!). Cheers!

Question ? What is the actual

Question ? What is the actual reason to use "Feta Cheese" I have tried it several times and prefer almost any other cheese (except Limberger),depending on the application .

It’s probably this salad’s

That’s a good question. In classic Greek salad, you would combine tomatoes, cucumber, and red onions with olives and feta cheese. They just go together! In this salad, the twist is the watermelon. 

I haven't made this for quite

I haven't made this for quite some time until this week. Wow! I've forgotten just how amazing it is!!!!!

Although I have not yet tried

Although I have not yet tried this delicious sounding salad, may I suggest sprinkling feta cheese over it? I think it will be wonderful.

With 2 T of sugar and the

With 2 T of sugar and the sweetness of the melon we
found that it was way too sweet, other than that it was
interesting

I did try this, except

I did try this, except substituting basil for the cilantro, and it was yummy!

Looks. Great. I'm going to

Looks. Great. I'm going to make it.

Thanks for the comment

Thanks for the comment Terita. I hope you've had a chance to try it. I would love to hear what you think about it. ALL my friends love it just as much as I do.
Take care, Mark