In this recipe, the watermelon is blended with honey, vinegar, and olive oil to make a sweet dressing for the greens and fruit. In addition to all the nutrient benefits from the watermelon, the salad greens, strawberries, and almonds also offer plenty of disease-fighting power.
1 cup diced watermelon
1 1/2 tablespoons honey
1 tablespoon raspberry wine vinegar
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1/4 teaspoon salt
5 cups gourmet salad greens
1 1/4 cups sliced fresh strawberries
1/2 cup thinly sliced red onion
1/3 cup sliced almonds, toasted
Freshly ground pepper
How to Make It
Combine first 5 ingredients in container of an electric blender; cover and process until smooth, stopping once to scrape down sides.
Place 1 cup greens on each of 5 individual salad plates. Top evenly with strawberries, red onion, and almonds. Drizzle 2 tablespoons dressing over each salad. Sprinkle with pepper. Serve immediately.