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Watermelon, Arugula and Pine Nut Salad

Yields6 ServingsPrep Time20 mins

A light and refreshing salad, the sweet watermelon works so well with the peppery arugula. Perfect in summer when watermelons are at their peak.

Watermelon, Arugula and Pine Nut Salad

 1 tbsp fresh lemon juice
 1 tbsp Colavita Aged Red Wine Vinegar
 2 tbsp Colavita Extra Virgin Olive Oil
 ½ tsp salt (preferably Kosher)
 1 cup seedless watermelon balls (or cubes)
 1 cup canteloup balls (or cubes)
 1 cup honeydew melon balls (or cubes)
 5 oz baby arugula
 8 small mozzarella balls
 ¼ cup toasted pine nuts
 Freshly ground pepper, to taste

In a large bowl, whisk together the lemon juice, vinegar and salt.


Add the oil in a slow stream, whisking until emulsified.


In a large serving bowl, combine the melons, arugula and mozzarella balls.


Toss with the dressing and top with pine nuts.

Nutrition Facts

Servings 6

Amount Per Serving
Calories 102
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 8g13%

Saturated Fat 1g5%
Cholesterol 0mg
Sodium 164mg7%
Total Carbohydrate 7g3%

Dietary Fiber 1g4%
Protein 2g4%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.