Watermelon Salsa Recipe

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1/2 cup
    • Calories: 30
    • Fat: 0
    • Saturated Fat: 0
    • Cholesterol: 0
    • Sodium: 7mg
    • Carbohydrates: 3g
    • Fiber: 0
    • Protein: 0

* Nutritional information is based on ingredients listed and serving size; any additions or substitutions to ingredients may alter the recipe's nutritional content

Watermelon Salsa Recipe

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This summer, try some salsa with a fresh fruit twist. This sweet and spicy Watermelon Salsa is livened up with fresh mint, ginger and jalapeños. Serve with whole grain tortilla chips.


    • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
    • 2 Tbsp packed brown sugar
    • 3 cups chopped watermelon, seeded or seedless
    • 1 cup chopped honeydew
    • 1 medium English cucumber, peeled, seeded and chopped
    • 1/2 cup chopped onion
    • 1 Tbsp chopped fresh mint leaves, plus additional for garnish, if desired
    • 2 Tbsp finely grated ginger or ginger juice
    • 2 Tbsp seeded and finely chopped jalapeño peppers


    • In a large bowl, whisk the lime juice and brown sugar until the brown sugar dissolves.
    • Add the remaining ingredients. Serve immediately, garnished with additional mint, if desired. May be prepared 2 hours in advance, kept covered and chilled. 
Yield: 12 servings

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Review Date: February 26, 2013
Reviewed By: Christina D. Wright, RD, LDN, Nutrition Editor, Baldwin Publishing, Inc.
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