Easy Watermelon Tomato Salad Recipe – Refreshing, Fresh Simple Salad

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Easy Watermelon Tomato Salad Recipe For Juicy Leftover Watermelon

Why do I love this easy watermelon tomato salad recipe? First, this salad recipe is off the charts refreshing and delicious.  A simple and perfect solution for leftover watermelon. Even though you can make this recipe year round, nothing is better than the ripe, juicy summer watermelon.  This is my go-to summer salad recipe! With summer fresh tomatoes, fresh basil and watermelon, it doesn’t get much better. Get my arthritis cookbook today to start fighting inflammation and cooking healthy. 

What to Do with Leftover Watermelon?  Make My Simple Watermelon Tomato Salad


Best of all, it’s SIMPLE TO PREPARE! I buy watermelon just to make it or it’s the perfect leftover watermelon recipe!! How can a salad be so amazing?  This recipe is from my easy cookbook, Eating Well to Fight Arthritis. My easy anti inflammatory recipes are actually some of my favorite healthy easy recipes on my healthy food blog.

I pride myself to create recipes that can be made in minutes with affordable, everyday ingredients just like this easy watermelon salad recipe. Try Watermelon Feta Salad with tips to pick a ripe watermelon.

With fresh summer produce, this easy Watermelon Tomato Salad will be a healthy quick summer salad.  After all, it always seems we have leftover watermelon

Why Is This EASY Watermelon Tomato Salad Recipe Healthy?

Have you ever had a watermelon salad? The combination of cool crisp watermelon, juicy tomatoes, and fresh basil with balsamic vinegar creates an invigorating refreshing easy watermelon tomato salad.  Perfect for leftover watermelon or now you can purchase precut in the grocery. Although water accounts for over 90% of watermelon’s weight, it is also a rich source of potassium and vitamins A and C. Did you know it is also one of the best sources of lycopene?  Lycopene is a useful antioxidant to help reduce the risk for heart disease and some cancers.

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Does My Easy Watermelon Tomato Salad Help Fight Inflammation?

My arthritis cookbook is filled with recipes for an anti-inflammatory diet.  The Watermelon Tomato Salad is from my Anti-Inflammatory recipe chapter.  Actually, it’s the first recipe in the Vitamin C chapter and watermelon is a rich source of Vitamin C.  I think you’ll be surprised how simple my arthritis diet recipes are and probably the ingredients are already in your pantry.  I have so many delicious anti-inflammatory recipes for everyday cooking. 

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Easy Watermelon Tomato Salad From Holly Clegg’s from Eating Well to Fight Arthritis 

You’ll love this easy summer watermelon salad recipe combination of cool crisp watermelon, juicy tomatoes, fresh basil and balsamic vinegar.  This extraordinary and invigorating light summer watermelon salad makes leftover watermelon the ideal summer ingredient.

Makes 10 (1/2-cup) servings

4 cups scooped out watermelon balls or chunks                              easy watermelon tomato salad healthy
1/2 cup chopped red onion
1 pint cherry tomatoes, halved
2 tablespoons fresh chopped basil
1 tablespoon olive oil
2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
Salt to taste

1. In bowl, combine watermelon, onion, tomatoes and basil. Whisk together oil and vinegar, toss with salad. Season to taste. Serve immediately or that day .

Nutrition Nugget: Although water accounts for over 90% of watermelon’s weight, it’s also a rich source of potassium and vitamins A and C.

Nutritional information per serving: Calories 46, Calories from fat 29%, Fat 2 g, Saturated Fat 0 g, Cholesterol 0 mg, Sodium 6 mg, Carbohydrate 8 g, Dietary Fiber 1 g, Sugars 6 g, Protein 1 g Dietary Exchanges: 1/2 fruit, 1/2 fat

My Easy Healthy Cookbooks Include ALL Your Favorite Recipes

What you’ll love best about my trim and terrific recipes is they include all your favorite dishes.  I use ingredients that will benefit your health while also making sure each recipe is delicious!  You’ll find tons of everyday recipes, tips and  information. Check out more of my arthritis recipes and more information on inflammatory recipes.  Curious about watermelon?  This watermelon site has tons of watermelon scoop!

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With over 1 million cookbooks sold, Holly Clegg has become a culinary expert on easy healthy everday recipes through her nationally recognized best-selling trim&TERRIFIC® and Eating Well cookbook series, including Eating Well Through Cancer, (English, Spanish and Chinese editions), Eating Well to Fight Arthritis and Diabetic Cooking with the American Diabetes Association.Clegg attended the Cordon Bleu Cooking School, London and has appeared on Fox & Friends, NBC Weekend Today, QVC, The 700 Club, USA Today, Cooking Light Magazine, Web MD, and Huff Post.She consulted for Walmart, Teflon, DuPont, The Coca-Cola Company, and hospitals throughout the country.
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