RECIPES | This refreshing watermelon salad features a lime and chilli dressing and is perfect for warmer weather. The sweetness of the watermelon balances beautifully with the brightness from the lime and the savory flare of the chilli and red onion. It’s so simple to make, and I guarantee that once you have made the first time, you’ll add it to your permanent summer repertoire.
Preparation Time: 5-8 minutes / Serves: 2-4
- 500g seedless watermelon, cut into 3cm cubes
- 25g red onion, finely sliced
- 20ml lime juice
- 5g fresh mint leaves, diced
- 10ml olive oil
- pinch of salt
- pinch of chili flakes
- Mix all the ingredients together and serve immediately.
To add a little more body to the salad, add a handful of peppery rocket leaves.