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connie's grilled watermelon salad

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Connie Ottman
Orlando, FL

Originally saw this recipe among newspaper clippings some time ago. Tweaked through the years and came up with this. May be too late for this season but a great recipe to save for next summer. Fresh, sweet and easy, this could be done on an inside grill also. Enjoy!

(1 rating)
yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Grill

Ingredients For connie's grilled watermelon salad

  • 1 tablespoon plus 4 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 4
    seedless watermelon wedges (about 2 pounds)
  • 4 c
    spring salad mix
  • 2 oz
    honey goat cheese
  • 8 Tbsp
    white balsamic glaze or honey

How To Make connie's grilled watermelon salad

  • 1
    Preheat grill.
  • 2
    Brush 1 tablespoon olive oil evenly over watermelon slices.
  • 3
    Season with salt and pepper.
  • 4
    Place melon on grill; grill 2-3 minutes on each side or until grill marks show.
  • 5
    Divide salad blend on four serving plates.
  • 6
    Top salad blend with melon, then goat cheese.
  • 7
    Whisk remaining teaspoons oil and glaze (or honey) until blended.
  • 8
    Drizzle glaze (honey) over salads.
  • 9