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Cool Cucumber Watermelon Salad (Gluten-Free)
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Jefferson Adams

Jefferson Adams is a freelance writer living in San Francisco. His poems, essays and photographs have appeared in Antioch Review, Blue Mesa Review, CALIBAN, Hayden's Ferry Review, Huffington Post, the Mississippi Review, and Slate among others.

He is a member of both the National Writers Union, the International Federation of Journalists, and covers San Francisco Health News for Examiner.com.

 
By Jefferson Adams
Published on 08/28/2014
 

My wife loves cucumbers, and I love watermelon. So, this easy recipe was a natural to compliment our Summertime grilling.


Celiac.com 08/28/2014 - My wife loves cucumbers, and I love watermelon. So, this easy recipe was a natural to compliment our Summertime grilling.

Photo: CC--Dana RobinsonIngredients:

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 8-10 cups cut-up seedless watermelon (about 2 pounds)
  • 3-4 Persian cucumbers, halved lengthwise and sliced (skin on)
  • ¼ cup chopped fresh mint
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • ½ teaspoon kosher salt
  • ¼ teaspoon fresh ground pepper, as desired

Directions:
In a medium bowl, toss the watermelon, cucumber, mint, lime juice, oil, salt, and pepper.

Serve immediately.