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... Watermelon Salad

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Serves 6-8

Ingredients:

 

Seedless watermelon, cut into 1 inch cubes to equal to 4 cups of fruit, rind discarded
1 cup pitted Kalamata olives, sliced in half lengthwise
1 large red onion, sliced thinly into rings
1 bunch cilantro, leaves rinsed and separated from stems—use as much as the bunch or half a bunch, depending on how much you like cilantro
1-2 heads red leaf lettuce, washed thoroughly and torn into bite-sized pieces
 
Dressing:
¼ cup balsamic vinegar
½ cup extra virgin olive oil
Kosher Salt, Freshly Ground Pepper
Whisk together and emulsify.
 
Options:
Feta Cheese crumbles
Balsamic syrup
Preparation:

Assemble salad ingredients by layering them on a large deep platter: lettuce, onion, cilantro, olives and watermelon cubes. Drizzle the dressing over the salad, add the options of feta cheese and balsamic syrup over all and serve.

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