Avocado and Melon Puzzle Salad

Did you know, botanically speaking, melons are a kind of berry? To confuse matters further, we've turned this salad into a puzzle. Try naming the different kinds correctly
Avocado and Melon Puzzle Salad
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Avocado and Melon Puzzle Salad
July 04, 2019
Level Easy
Preparation Time 15-20 minutes
Serves 2
PHOTO BY Katelyn Allegra
RECIPE BY Katelyn Allegra
FOOD STYLING BY Katelyn Allegra & Cassandra Upton


For the dressing

2 tbsp fresh lime juice, plus extra for squeezing
2 tbsp olive oil
1 tbsp fish sauce
2 tsp spinneysFOOD Honey

For the salad

1 orange candy melon, peeled, seeds removed and cut into 2cm cubes
1 organic cantaloupe, peeled, seeds removed and cut into 2cm cubes
¼ watermelon, cut into 2cm cubes
2 avocados, halved, pitted, peeled, and cut into 2cm cubes

To serve

spinneysFOOD Salt
Cracked spinneysFOOD Black Peppercorns
Basil leaves


  • 1

    To make the dressing, combine all the ingredients in a small bowl and whisk until they have combined

  • 2

    On a serving platter, neatly arrange all the fruit cubes and squeeze lime juice over the fruit

  • 3

    Serve with a generous drizzle of the salad dressing, a sprinkle of salt, cracked black pepper and fresh basil leaves


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