Watermelon and Nasturtium Salad Recipe

Peppery nasturtium pairs perfectly with watermelon in this refreshing salad.

May/June 2018

  • watermelon
    Nasturtium blossoms will add a hint of pepper to pair perfectly with fresh watermelon.
    Photo by Lori Dunn
  • watermelon

Total Hands-On Time: 20 min

Preparation Time: 15 min

Cook Time: 5 min

Yield: 6 servings

This salad uses a hint of pepper to compliment the sweet flavor of fresh watermelon.


• 1 medium watermelon cut into

• 1- to 2-inch squares

• 12 to 20 nasturtium blossoms

• Black pepper, optional


1) Chop watermelon, and place in large serving dish. Top with whole nasturtium blossoms or nasturtium petals. Serve lightly sprinkled with black pepper, if desired.

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