Watermelon, Baby Lettuce and Pecan Salad

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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
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

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Leah Stacey Recipe
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Montgomery, AL (pop. 205,764)
Member Since Mar 2010
Leah's notes for this recipe:
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!
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to make the vinaigrette dressing: Whisk together the first 6 ingredients. Gradually add the oil in whisking until blended. Set a side
For the Salad: You can serve this family style on a platter or in individual bowls. Place the lettuce down first
next place the watermelon on top of lettuce, sprinkle with feta cheese then nuts.
last drizzle the dressing on top.

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user Cyndi Tilley cynditilley - Aug 18, 2010
Leah, this sounds sooo good! I cannot wait to try it!
user Leah Stacey CookingMaven - Aug 18, 2010
Cyndi you won't be dissapointed!
user Robin DuPree robdupree - Aug 19, 2010
It certainly does sound good, and healthy!
user Leah Stacey CookingMaven - Aug 19, 2010
Robin I felt it was about time I add a healthy recipe on here! LOL
user Robin DuPree robdupree - Aug 19, 2010
Thanks Leah....I love all your dishes, and your a cooking Queen...

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