Sweet Watermelon Salad with Mint Leaves

Ingredients:

5 lb. watermelon
6 whole mint sprigs
1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil
4 oz. crumbled feta cheese
1/4 red wine vinegar
2 tablespoons chopped mint leaves
1 sweet onion
Salt, to taste
Pepper, to taste

Directions:

  1. Cut watermelon into small pieces. Remove and discard seeds.
  2. Peel sweet onion and slice into rings.
  3. Combine salt, pepper and red wine vinegar in a mixing bowl. Slowly whisk olive oil into mixture. Add chopped mint leaves.
  4. Combine onion, watermelon pieces and feta cheese in a salad bowl. Pour dressing over watermelon and toss to combine.
  5. Spoon watermelon salad into serving bowls, garnish with mint sprigs and enjoy.