Watermelon & Feta Salad

Watermelon & Feta Salad

Reposted from the KOA blog: 

Shake up the fruit you add to a salad with this refreshing combination of melon, feta, herbs and olives. You’ll definitely surprise and delight your camping buddies with this side or meal!

Watermelon & Feta Salad


  • 3 cups arugula
  • 6 cups cubed watermelon
  • 1 cup crumbled feta

    Olive Vinaigrette:

  • ½ cup olive oil
  • ¼ cup red wine vinegar
  • 2/3 cup finely chopped kalamata olives
  • 1 clove garlic, pressed or finely minced
  • 2 Tbsp. chopped fresh basil
  • 2 Tbsp. chopped fresh mint
  • 1 tsp. honey
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • ½ tsp. freshly ground pepper



  1. Spread arugula on a serving platter. Add watermelon. Sprinkle with feta.
  2. Combine all dressing ingredients in a mason jar, cover and shake well. Pour onto the salad. Serves 6.

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Kampgrounds of America is the largest system of open-to-the-public campgrounds in the world, with over 500 locations across the United States and Canada. Founded in Billings, MT in 1962, KOA’s family of campground brands – KOA Journey, KOA Holiday and KOA Resort – today serve more than a million camping families each year. KOA is dedicated to “connecting people to the outdoors and each other” by providing people with a variety of camping experiences and the information they need to make the most of their camping trip. Read more of their camping and travel resources by visiting KOA.com/blog.

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