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Susan Whetzel is a kitchen aficionado contributing her recipes and stories to KraftRecipes.com. Compensation was provided by KRAFT. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author, Susan Whetzel, and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of KRAFT.

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End-of-Summer Cucumber Salad

I am fortunate enough to get to dine at some of the finest restaurants out there, and lately I have been finding the chefs featuring melons, especially watermelon, in their salads. With summer providing a bounty in our gardens and in the fresh markets, we have been having a virtual field day with salads: tomatoes and cheese, your typical garden salad and this, quite possibly the best summer salad ever, Cucumber Melon Salad. I took inspiration from those restaurants and combined some baby greens (like spinach and peppery arugula) with the crunchy cucumbers, fresh mozzarella and sweet watermelon. Over this dressing and a bit of chopped basil, rendering a burst of flavor and texture in every delectable bite. It has been a true hit for us, give it a try! Continue reading