Melon! Mint! Cucumber! Salads don’t have to be boring or follow basic rules. This Cucumber Melon Salad is a great way to liven up your fruit and vegetables. Another great Gellman Girls recipe that is super refreshing and a perfect dish to make with the kiddos.


Course Side Dish
Keyword fruit, kids, melon, vegan, vegetarian
Prep Time 15 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Author Abbie Gellman


  • 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • Pinch of salt
  • Pinch of black pepper
  • Zest of 1 lime
  • ½ a small honeydew use melon baller or diced into bite size pieces
  • ½ a small cantaloupe use melon baller or diced into bite size pieces
  • 1 hothouse cucumber diced
  • 1 tablespoon mint chopped
  • Optional: jalapeno seeded and diced


  1. Place oil, salt, pepper, and zest in a large bowl and whisk to combine. Add melon and cucumber to bowl and mix well. Top with mint

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Cucumber Melon Salad

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