Recipe: Watermelon & Cucumber Summer Salad

By: Crystal Shelton

Did you miss out on the fun of National Watermelon Day yesterday? Why not celebrate it a day late? We won’t tell, we promise!


  • 3 TBSP lime juice
  • 1 c sliced red onion, cut lengthwise
  • 15 c cubed watermelon
  • 3 c cubed cucumber,
  •  1 8-ounce package feta cheese, crumbled
  •  1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  •  Cracked black pepper


In a small bowl, pour lime juice over red onions & allow them to marinate while assembling the salad.

Gently combine the watermelon, cucumber, feta cheese, and cilantro in a large bowl, then season with black pepper. Finally, toss watermelon salad with marinated onions and season with sea salt just before serving.




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