Melon Salad with Prosciutto

  • JBugsKitchen Posted: 08/20/12
    Worthy of a Special Occasion

    Light, delicious and a great use of some of the best fruits of summer. Perfect for a hot August night. I'd make it again in a heartbeat. It would be ideal on a buffet table too, without the arugula.

  • Ladycc212 Posted: 07/11/12
    Worthy of a Special Occasion

    Really great salad. I used cantaloupe instead of watermelon. Also added Dijon mustard to the dressing. Will be using this for entertaining.

  • nancynew Posted: 07/24/12
    Worthy of a Special Occasion

    We loved this. Colorful, very flavorful. Had as main dish also. The prosciutto and cheese are a nice salty counterpart to the sweet fruit and dressing.

  • sukeedog Posted: 07/14/12
    Worthy of a Special Occasion

    We enjoyed this but didn't loooooove it. The pepper was a nice touch - added some unexpected flavor. I do appreciate a salad that can incorporate this many fruits and veggies (and that can serve as a meal in itself, which is how we had it - with bigger portions, obviously!).

  • karenfar Posted: 07/28/12
    Worthy of a Special Occasion
    Huntington Beach, CA

    I made half this recipe for 2 of us and I and it is excellent. I added cantaloupe and omitted the mint. You could also saute pancetta in place of the prosciutto for another twist. This would make a nice first course but I served it with our dinner and it was too much. Definitely company worthy.

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