If I could depict summertime in a salad, this would be it! What’sec more summery than gorgeous heirlooms, juicy watermelon, the simplest of herb vinaigrettes? This salad takes most no time to lay together. Who wants to pass all solar day in a hot kitchen inward August? Not I.
As before long as I saw these beauties at the store the other twenty-four hour period, I knew I had to brand something with them. I tin’t believe this is the outset time this summertime I’ve used heirlooms. I’k normally all over them! I don’t know if my grocery store is just starting to get them in or what..merely I’1000 make to make all the things! I really take another recipe alongside them coming on Friday 🙂
This flavor combination could not live simpler. It’sec SO fresh together with SO practiced! The herb vinaigrette consists of basil, tarragon, together with oregano, dearest, white vino vinegar, olive rock oil, salt, together with pepper. Incredibly delicious in addition to you tin use it for merely well-nigh anything!
I’ve too had a affair for using feta inwards watermelon salads inward the by, just haven’t made 1 inward a while! The popular mode to make it is amongst feta as well as mint, so I’ve made that a bunch of times, too besides some other version amongst arugula! SO skillful and refreshing for when y'all’re sweating your confront off inwards the Canis familiaris days of summertime.
I haven’t spent nigh as much time outside equally I would’ve liked to this summertime. I feel similar I’ve been working nonstop! My finish for August together with September is to get exterior every bit much as humanly possible and savour these beautiful days. I challenge you to do the same!
And I challenge you to brand this salad too. It’s perfect to bring to parties or cookouts, in addition to it’sec dissimilar enough you don’t have to worry almost there existence repeats! Who has been to a potluck or cookout where there’second more or less 45 versions of tater salad and pasta salad and baked beans? Not hating on annnny of those at all. I honey them all! But this daughter loves approximately variety.
P.south. I made this amongst approximately marinated grilled chicken in addition to it was absolutely delish!
Heirloom Tomato Watermelon Salad with Feta, Red Onion, as well as Herb Vinaigrette
This heirloom tomato plant watermelon salad is the prototype of summertime salads! It solely takes twenty minutes to brand, in addition to it's served alongside the freshest herb vinaigrette!
Prep Time xx minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings half dozen
large heirloom tomatoes, sliced ½'' thick
of a babe watermelon, sliced into minor wedges
of a medium crimson onion, very thinly sliced
white vino vinegar
olive rock oil
chopped basil + extra for serving
Make the dressing. Combine the white vino vinegar, olive rock oil, dear, basil, tarragon, oregano, in addition to salt inwards a food processor or blender. Blend until combined as well as polish. Set aside.
Arrange heirloom tomato slices too watermelon wedges on a platter. Sprinkle with the ruddy onion in addition to feta, in addition to drizzle alongside desired amount of herb vinaigrette. Top amongst extra chopped fresh basil and serve with extra dressing.