France & Maman (Francoise)

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 A mother-daughter cooking duo from Paris to Brooklyn. Maman & France live 3,626 miles apart but connect everyday over yummy & mostly French recipes. Bon appetit!

MELON & CUCUMBER SALAD (by France)

MELON & CUCUMBER SALAD (by France)

On hot Summer days, eat this 'Spa salad'. It's fresh, Summery and deliciously savory. Bon appetit! 


Serves 1  l  Difficulty: easy  l  Prep time: 20min  l  Total time: 20min


INGREDIENTS
For Salad:
2 cups cucumber noodles (1.5/2 cucumbers) 
1.5/2 cups mixed melon balls (cantalope, honeydew, etc.)
Mint leaves

For dressing:
1/4 cup freshly squeezed Lime Juice
2 tablespoon olive Oil
Salt, pepper
1 teaspoon fresh Mint, diced

STEPS 
1. On serving plates assemble a bed of cucumber noodles, 1 cup per plate. Add melon balls equally to each plates. (I made the noodles using this easy OXO tool).

2. Combine ingredients for the dressing in a small bowl; whisk to fully combine.

3. Lightly dress each salad. 

4. Serve with torn mint leaves on top.

 

 
 
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