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
- Combine Wish-Bone® Italian Dressing, sugar and jalapeno pepper in small bowl until sugar is dissolved; set aside.
- 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.