There is almost nothing better on a screaming hot day than a cool, sweet slice of watermelon.

With the heat wave we've had lately here in Ocean Pines and Ocean City, try this awesome watermelon recipe and chill out from the inside!   This time of year, delicious local watermelons are super easy to find with Farmer's Markets & Local Produce Stands usually within just a short distance from anywhere you happen to be. Try this easy recipe and you will be pleasantly surprised!

Watermelon Summer Salad

You will need : 1/2 C. thinly sliced red onion, 1 Tblsp. fresh lime juice, 1 1/2 qts. watermelon, cubed & seeded, 3/4 C feta cheese, 1/2 C black pitted olives, 3/4 C chopped fresh mint & 2 Tblsp. olive oil  :  Mix the onion slices with the lime juice & let sit for 10 - 15 minutes.  In a bigger bowl, combine the watermelon cubes, feta cheese, olives and the onion with the lime juice & the mint.  Drizzle the olive oil over all & toss to blend.  Serve on a hot day to cool off ~ Sounds really odd but it is really good!

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