Shaved Melon Salad with Lemon-Sherry Dressing

Quick and easy to make this delicious salad combining honeydew and cantaloupe melon shavings with a light dressing made with lemon and sherry.

Easy to make and so lovely, shaved melon salad
Photo by Kimberly D.
Adapted from myrecipes.com
Easy to make and so lovely, shaved melon salad
Easy to make and so lovely, shaved melon salad

PREP TIME

20

minutes

TOTAL TIME

20

minutes

SERVINGS

4

servings

PREP TIME

20

minutes

TOTAL TIME

20

minutes

SERVINGS

4

servings

Adapted from myrecipes.com

Ingredients

  • 1

    teaspoon grated lemon rind

  • 2

    tablespoons fresh lemon juice

  • 1

    tablespoon sherry

  • 1

    teaspoon honey

  • 3/8

    teaspoon kosher salt

  • 1/4

    teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

  • 2

    tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil

  • 1/2

    medium cantaloupe

  • 1/2

    medium honeydew melon

  • 3

    tablespoons torn fresh mint

Directions

Combine first 6 ingredients in a large bowl, stirring with a whisk. Gradually add oil, stirring constantly with a whisk. Remove and discard seeds from cantaloupe and honeydew melon. Cut melons into 2-inch-wide wedges; remove rinds. Cut melon wedges into long, thin ribbons using a mandoline. Add melon ribbons to dressing; toss gently to coat. Sprinkle with mint. Serve immediately.

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