Watermelon, Baby Lettuce and Pecan Salad


Leah Stacey Recipe

By Leah Stacey CookingMaven


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This salad is so good you will be licking the vinaigrette out of the bottom of your salad bowl! It is sweet, savory and spicy all in one!

Ingredients

3/4 c
candied pecans. ( i use b.loyds, paula deen is on the cover on the package .)
5 c
watermelon seeded and cubed
1 pkg
baby lettuce leaves
1 c
crumbled feta cheese
PEPPER JELLY VINAIGRETTE DRESSING RECIPE:
1/4 c
rice wine vinegar
1/4 c
pepper jelly (any flavor) i like the red jalepeno pepper jelly.
1 Tbsp
fresh lime juice
1 Tbsp
grated onion
1 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
pepper
1/4 c
vegetable oil

Directions Step-By-Step

1
to make the vinaigrette dressing: Whisk together the first 6 ingredients. Gradually add the oil in whisking until blended. Set a side
2
For the Salad: You can serve this family style on a platter or in individual bowls. Place the lettuce down first
3
next place the watermelon on top of lettuce, sprinkle with feta cheese then nuts.
4
last drizzle the dressing on top.

About this Recipe

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14 Comments

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Leah Stacey CookingMaven
Dec 28, 2012
Annie I think you will really like it. It's a refreshing change from your regular green salad.
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Annie Culpepper oklahomafreespirit
Dec 21, 2012
This looks like it will be the perfect salad in the deep winter when I start craving watermelon so bad. You can buy a really good personal watermelon in the Latino grocery stores about that time. Maybe it will be my Valentine's present to me. YUMM-O!
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Bea L. BeachChic
Jun 1, 2011
Saved! This looks so yummy and refreshing!
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Leah Stacey CookingMaven
Mar 28, 2011
I tried this recipe and say it's Family Tested & Approved!