Watermelon Salsa

Watermelon, cucumber, and basil are a super-summery combo.
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fish with watermelon salsa

Recipe by Janet Taylor McCracken


  • 2 cups finely chopped seedless watermelon

  • 1/2 cup very finely chopped seedless cucumber

  • 2 large scallions, thinly sliced on an angle

  • 2 tbsp. thinly sliced fresh basil leaves

  • 1 lime, juiced (about 2 tbsp.)

  • 1 tsp. grated peeled fresh ginger

  • 1 tsp. finely chopped serrano chile


In a medium bowl, mix the watermelon, cucumber, scallions, basil, lime juice, ginger, and chile; season with salt and pepper.