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Watermelon & Halloumi Salad © Annabelle Randles | The Flexitari

Watermelon & Halloumi Salad [vegetarian]

Summer on a plate, this watermelon and halloumi salad is a quick and easy vegetarian recipe that you can serve on its own or as a side dish. 
5 from 1 vote
DieTARY CHOICEEgg-Free Recipes, Gluten-Free Recipes, High Fibre Recipes, Soya-Free Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Quick & Easy, Salads
Cuisine English
Servings 4 people
Calories 198 kcal


  • roasting tray 
  • bowl
  • grill


  • 600 g cubed watermelon
  • 1/2 large cucumber sliced
  • 150 g yellow or orange cherry tomatoes
  • 1 red onion
  • 2 blocks of halloumi


  • 4 Tbsp extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • juice of half a lime
  • 2 Tbsp chopped mint leaves
  • 25 g chopped basil


  • Preheat the grill.
  • Cut the halloumi into dice and place on a roasting tray under the grill. Cook for 5 mins or so, until halloumi dice are brown all over.
  • In the meantime, place the diced watermelon, sliced cucumber, finely sliced red onion and halved tomatoes on a serving dish.
  • Make the dressing by mixing together olive oil, balsamic vinegar, lime juice, chopped mint and basil.
  • Add grilled halloumi and dressing to the other ingredients. Toss all together before serving.


Calories: 198kcalCarbohydrates: 17gProtein: 2gFat: 15gSaturated Fat: 2gPolyunsaturated Fat: 2gMonounsaturated Fat: 10gSodium: 15mgPotassium: 346mgFiber: 2gSugar: 13gVitamin A: 1064IUVitamin C: 24mgCalcium: 32mgIron: 1mg
Keyword Halloumi, salad, Watermelon
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