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Grilled Watermelon Salad with Orange Vinaigrette

Grilled Watermelon Salad with Orange Vinaigrette

Grilled Watermelon Salad with Orange Vinaigrette

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Grilled Watermelon Salad with Orange Vinaigrette

Ingredients:

12-15 watermelon wedges, sliced approx. ½ inch thick

6 cups fresh arugula, washed and spun dry

1 cup candied or roasted pecan, roughly chopped

1 cup feta cheese, cut into small cubes

For the dressing

Ingredients:

1 cup orange juice concentrate

2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar

1 teaspoon Dijon mustard

½ cup olive oil

2 tablespoons minced shallots

1 teaspoon coarsely-ground black pepper

½ teaspoon kosher salt

Blend all dressing ingredients together and refrigerate until needed. On an oiled grill or cast iron grill pan, place the slices of watermelon and grill 2-5 minutes on one side until marked, remove from grill and set aside. Toss arugula, pecans and feta and place on salad plates. Place a few slices of watermelon on each plate and dress with the orange vinaigrette. Serve immediately.

Ingredients

Directions

On an oiled grill or cast iron grill pan, place the slices of watermelon and grill 2-5 minutes on one side until marked, remove from grill and set aside. Toss arugula, pecans and feta and place on salad plates. Place a few slices of watermelon on each plate and dress with the orange vinaigrette. Serve immediately.

Orange Vinaigrette

Ingredients

Directions

Blend all dressing ingredients together and refrigerate until needed.