Watermelon and Feta Salad with Balsamic Drizzle
Summer isn’t over yet – and thank goodness! This simple summer salad is too good to pass up! This low-calorie salad is a perfect dish to serve while entertaining as a sweet, refreshing appetizer that won’t fill your guests up too much before the entrees. Watermelon contains hydrating water for hot summer days and spinach offers up folate, vitamin K, vitamin C and iron. And the best part? This salad takes less than 5 minutes to prepare!
Ingredients (serves 2):
2 C watermelon, cubed
1 oz (about 1/4 C) reduced-fat, crumbled feta cheese
2 C spinach, raw
2 Tbsp balsamic vinegar
*Entertaining? Just keep doubling the recipe until you have enough – this recipe is super simple to make for 1 person – or 20!
1. Divide spinach evenly into two bowls (or small plates).
2. Top each plate with 1 C watermelon and 1/8 C crumbled feta cheese. Drizzle 1 Tbsp balsamic vinegar over each plate. Enjoy!
The Goods: What’s Inside?
Nutritional Analysis Per Serving:
Calories 96 calories, Total Fat 2 g, Saturated Fat 1 g, Cholesterol 4 mg, Carbohydrates 16 g, Fiber 2 g, Protein 5 g, Sodium 225 mg, Calcium 86 mg