Summer Watermelon Salad with Spanish Queso Fresco

Summer Watermelon Salad with Spanish Queso Fresco

Enjoy the essence of summer with this perfect and easy fresh salad! Pair watermelon cubes with a generous amount of crumbled Spanish Queso Fresco. Throw in a handful of fresh herbs like basil and mint and you have a sweet and delectable watermelon salad for hot summer days!


Product Used: Spanish Queso Fresco

Serving Size: 4 servings


Salad Ingredients:
  • 1 package (or 250g) of Spanish Queso Fresco
  • 1/2 large watermelon, cubed
  • 1/2 English cucumber, sliced into half-moons
  • 1/2 sweet white onion, thinly sliced
  • 2 tbsp fresh mint, roughly chopped or torn
  • 2 tbsp fresh basil, roughly chopped or torn
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • Optional: balsamic vinegar glaze


  1. Cut the watermelon into bite-sized cubes and place them in a large mixing bowl.
  2. Slice the cucumber and onion, then add them to the bowl.
  3. Crumble the cheese and add into the mix.
  4. Add fresh herbs and sprinkle throughout the salad.
  5. Squeeze the juice of one lemon over the salad.
  6. Carefully mix all the ingredients together.
  7. Transfer the mixed salad into your serving bowl.
  8. Optional: add balsamic glaze as another element of flavour.
  9. Serve this delightful salad and enjoy the essence of summer with friends and family!

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