START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Watermelon & Arugula Salad (Recipe)

Watermelon & Arugula Salad (Recipe)


What barbecue is complete without a big bowl of fresh watermelon slices? This, though, can be both a blessing and a curse — with a summer stuffed full of outdoor grilling, the ubiquitous treat can get a little tired. So, instead of just cutting up a watermelon and calling it a day, why not put a new spin on it? Check out this fantastic recipe for watermelon and arugula salad — it’ll be a perfect addition to your Memorial Day weekend festivities!

Watermelon and Arugula Salad


5 cups arugula, packed
8 cups watermelon, cubed
1 1/3 cups feta cheese
1 tbs fresh mint, chopped
1 tbs balsamic vinegar
1 tbs olive oil
Salt and pepper to taste


1. Whisk oil and vinegar in a small bowl. Place arugula, watermelon and feta in a large bowl, and drizzle vinegar and oil mixture and chopped mint over it. Toss.

2. Refrigerate for about 15 minutes before serving.

Recipe adapted from The Healthy Foodie.

Arugula Pesto (Recipe)
7 of the World’s Most Unusual Restaurants (Slideshow)
8 Typical Breakfasts Around the World

Read more: All recipes, Appetizers & Snacks, Eating for Health, Food, Raw, Side Dishes, Soups & Salads, Vegetarian, , , , ,

have you shared this story yet?

go ahead, give it a little love

Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.


+ add your own
12:39PM PDT on Sep 1, 2013

Sounds yummy,Thanks for sharing

9:03AM PDT on Jun 2, 2013


8:58PM PST on Mar 6, 2013

Looks very tasty, watermelon is a favourite of mine.

2:47AM PST on Jan 27, 2013

Thank you

11:12PM PST on Jan 25, 2013


1:08AM PST on Jan 21, 2013

Thank you :)

4:38AM PDT on Jul 27, 2012

Love watermelon!

9:17AM PDT on Jul 26, 2012

I love both aragula and watermelon, but together? I'm not sure.

8:05AM PDT on Jul 26, 2012

Sounds soooo good!

12:49AM PDT on Jul 25, 2012

Thanks for the post!

add your comment

Disclaimer: The views expressed above are solely those of the author and may not reflect those of
Care2, Inc., its employees or advertisers.

people are talking

I have never consulted my existing furbabies before adding another, and they've always come to terms…

Hhmmm....very "talkative" dog but I'm not a fan of the owner...15 minutes of YouTube fame??

Nice baby, nice dog. Thank you for the video.

Not the least bit surprised since they lie about everything else. I can't even imagine what type of …

Farmer's Markets are one of my favorite places to be.


Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!