Zesty Watermelon Salad

Zesty Watermelon Salad

  • Prep Time 15 minutes

Ingredients   Serving Size: 8

  • 1/2 cup Wish-Bone® Italian Dressing
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 jalapeno pepper, seeds removed and finely chopped (optional)
  • 6 cups cubed watermelon (about 2 lbs.)**
  • 1 large seedless cucumber, halved lengthwise and sliced (about 3 cups)*
  • 1/4 cup torn fresh cilantro or mint leaves


  1. Combine Wish-Bone® Italian Dressing, sugar and jalapeno pepper in small bowl until sugar is dissolved; set aside.
  2. Combine remaining ingredients in large bowl. Season, if desired, with salt and ground black pepper. Just before serving, drain watermelon mixture, then toss with dressing.

*If using regular cucumber, remove seeds before slicing.

**Use a melon baller for watermelon.

Cost per recipe*: $3.60. Cost per serving*: $.45. *Based on average retail prices at national supermarkets.

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