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Fresh Mozzarella and Watermelon Skewers with Lemon, Honey, and Mint Drizzle

Source:

Jennifer Luttrell, Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese Co.

 

 

Serves 4

INGREDIENTS

1 small seedless watermelon, cut into cubes and chilled
8 ounces Pt. Reyes Farmstead Cheese Company fresh mozzarella, drained and cut into cubes
2 tablespoons honey    
2½ tablespoons fresh squeezed lemon juice
2 tablespoons chopped fresh mint leaves, plus more for sprinkling
Pinch of salt
Pinch of crushed red pepper flakes

PREPARATION

1.   Thread the watermelon and mozzarella onto skewers.

2.   Separately, in a small bowl, combine the remaining ingredients with a whisk to make the dressing. Drizzle the dressing over skewers. Sprinkle with additional chopped mint.

3.   Serve chilled. This also makes a great salad. Simply chop the watermelon and mozzarella to 1-inch cubes and toss in the dressing.

Photo courtesy of Pt. Reyes Farmstead Cheese Company.

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