watermelon feta picnic w board sm

Watermelon Cucumber Salad w Pickled Onions & imported Feta

Serves 8

A classic summer pairing gets an amazing flavor boost with lime-pickled red onions. Creamy, tart, rich, imported Feta cheese gives this healthy refreshing salad a satisfying finish!
Course Main Course, Side Dish, Salad
Cuisine American
Keyword watermelon feta salad, imported feta, summer salads


  • 1 small red onion thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup lime juice
  • 6 cups cubed seedless watermelon
  • 2 cups diced cucumber
  • 1 cup crumbled imported feta cheese additional for garnish
  • 3 TB fresh chopped mint
  • 3 TB olive oil
  • Salt and pepper for garnish


  1. Combine onion and lime juice in a small bowl. Let sit for 5-10 minutes to lightly pickle the onion. Toss together onions in juice, watermelon, cucumber, feta, and mint. Drizzle with olive oil and season to taste with salt and pepper. Top with additional feta as desired!