Cucumber and Watermelon Salad With Hoisin-Lime Dressing

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 0 mins

A Vietnamese-style salad that makes a refreshing accompaniment to any kind of barbecued meat.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine cucumbers and watermelon in medium bowl.
  2. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate at least 15 minutes and up to 4 hours.
  3. Drain; discard liquid.
  4. Whisk lime juice and hoisin sauce in small bowl to blend.
  5. Pour dressing over cucumber-watermelon mixture and toss gently.
  6. Season salad to taste with pepper.
  7. Sprinkle salad with cilantro, mint, and then peanuts.
  8. Serve immediately.


Most Helpful

Sorry, we just didn't care for this salad very much. The hoisin just tasted off on the watermelon. We all tasted, but did not finish. On the plus side, the mint and peanuts were good additions.

evelyn/athens August 26, 2013

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