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Balsamic Watermelon Salad

a juicy summer salad
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Author Let's Talk Mommy


Salad Ingredients

  • 1 small watermelon
  • 3/4 cup blueberries
  • 1/4 cup cubed feta cheese
  • 1 jalapeƱo
  • 1/2 cup fresh arugula
  • Balsamic dressing

Dressing Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 2 tbsp chopped shallot
  • 1 tsp dijon mustard
  • 1 tsp maple syrup
  • 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil


Making the salad

  1. Cut watermelon into large pieces, save the rind for serving
  2. In large bowl, toss all ingredients together
  3. Pour ingredients out onto a large tray
  4. Drizzle balsamic vinaigrette dressing on top to your specifications

Making the dressing

  1. In a blender, mix vinegar, shallot, mustard, syrup on high
  2. Add olive slowly, while continuing to blend until combined
  3. Use up to 5 days, keep refrigerated.

Recipe Notes

*Serve on a plate, or on the watermelon rind