Party ideas, Salad

Melon ball Salad | Easy Summer Salad

Watching weight for obvious reasons, I have personally taken up eating a bowl of salad for the 4 pm cravings, and while its easier to rustle up salads quicker than a bowl of soup, I did make some personal favourites including today’s salad – which is no recipe at all, but I had been eyeing the Melon ball salad in all Pinterest / G+ posts. Kids would love the cute melon balls and the unique shaped salad and picky eaters can also be introduced to this rather cute looking salad with just about any fruits 🙂

Feta or any cheese is not my fav, so I made my little modifications to this universal favourite. Summer or winter, this makes for a great refreshing salad with a zing that lasts. you may add feta or any sharp cheese if you like it, but be sure to serve it chilled for best results.


Prep time : 10 mins, Chilling time : 1 hour+ , serves : 1

You would need:

Watermelon – 2 large slices

Muskmelon (or sub with Cantaloupe) – 1 large slice

Lemon Juice – 1 tsp

Mint leaves – 1 tsp

Salt and pepper – to taste



With a melon baller, scoop out little balls from both the melons.

Freeze these for an hour.

Just before serving, add the lemon juice, torn mint leaves and toss

Add a dash of salt and pepper and serve immediately.

Sending this to BM65 under Soups and salads theme, Also Linking this to Archana’s Soups and Salads Kids Delight event , created by Srivalli.




  1. vaishali sabnani

    I find it a task to scoop out melon balls…so normally chop it , but watermelon salad is a blessing in summers..well prepared salad.

  2. Srividhya

    Love those melon scoop wonderful salad

  3. Such a lovely refreshing summer salad. Looks great.

  4. no doubts watermelon is apt for evening cravings. I too just cut it in pieces, but scooping out makes it attractive for kids

  5. Nalini's Kitchen

    Colorful juicy salad.

  6. Smruti Ashar

    That is one colorful and yummy looking salad there!!

  7. Looks colourful!

  8. Priya Suresh

    My all time favourite salad, love it.

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