An easy to make and refreshing Watermelon Cucumber Feta Salad recipe flavored with homemade Honey-Lime vinaigrette.Ready in less than 20 minutes, it is great to serve a crowd or to treat yourself for a quick lunch.
1/4cupof lime juicefreshly squeezed (from 4-5 small limes)
3tablespoonsof extra virgin olive oil
For the watermelon salad:
1 1/2cupsof seedless watermelonscooped using a melon baller or cut into cubes
1/4cuppacked fresh mint leaves, roughly chopped
2medium size cucumberspeeled and sliced
Flaky saltfor finishing
To make the dressing: Place lime zest, juice, olive oil, honey, and salt and pepper in a jar. Put the lid on and shake until they are all combined. Place it in the fridge while you are prepping the salad ingredients.
To make the salad: Place bulgur and salt in a heatproof bowl. Pour the boiling water over bulgur. Let is sit on the counter until all of the water is absorbed by bulgur. This should take no more than 10 minutes.
Place the watermelon balls (or cubes), chopped mint, sliced cucumbers and feta cheese in a large salad bowl. Add in the now-cooked bulgur and give it a gentle stir. Drizzle it with the dressing.
When ready to serve, finish each portion with a pinch of flaky salt (like Maldon salt).