Melon Salad with Prosciutto

Published in Recipes, Salads & Vegetables Author: CentraCare

Recipe from MyRecipes

Ingredients

  • 2 cups sliced seeded watermelon
  • 2 cups sliced seeded honeydew melon
  • 1/3 cup very thinly vertically sliced red onion
  • 1 serrano pepper, very thinly sliced
  • 2 ripe nectarines, pitted and sliced
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons honey
  • 4 cups arugula
  • 1/4 cup torn fresh mint leaves
  • 3 ounces prosciutto, very thinly sliced
  • 1/2 ounce pecorino Romano cheese, shaved

Preparation

  1. Combine first 5 ingredients; sprinkle with salt. Combine juice, oil, and honey, stirring well. Drizzle dressing mixture over fruit mixture; toss gently. Arrange 1 cup arugula and 1 tablespoon mint on each of 4 plates; top each serving with about 1 3/4 cups fruit mixture. Divide prosciutto evenly among plates; top evenly with cheese.

Yield: Serves 4 servings

Nutrition Information Per Serving
  • Calories: 232
  • Fat: 10 g.
  • Sat. Fat: 2 g.
  • Sodium: 674 mg
  • Carbs: 31.5 g.
  • Fiber: 2.8 g.
  • Protein: 8.6 g.