Melon Salad With sweet Sesame Dressing Recipe

Melon Salad With sweet Sesame Dressing is a very delicious recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Melon Salad With sweet Sesame Dressing by following this easy recipe.
Melon Salad With sweet Sesame Dressing Recipe
Difficulty Easy
Recipe Type Non Veg.
Serves 6
  • 1/3 cup Unbleached White Sugar
  • 3 tbsp Champagne Vinegar or White Wine Vinegar
  • 1/2 tsp Kosher Salt or Table Salt
  • 1/2 tsp Ginger (ground)
  • 3 tbsp Vegetable Oil
  • 3 tbsp Extra-Virgin Olive Oil
  • 1 1/2 tsp Sesame Seeds (equal proportions of white and black) (toasted)
  • 1/2 tsp Sesame Oil (toasted)
  • 1 dash Cayenne Pepper
  • 2 cups seedless Watermelon (cut up into cubes)
  • 2 cups Cantaloupe (cut up)
  • 2 cups Honeydews (cut up)
  • 1 cup English Cucumber (sliced)
  • 6 Lettuce Leaf
  • 1 tsp fresh Cilantro (snipped)
  • 1/2 lb Bacon (crisp, cooked, drained and crumbled)
How to make Melon Salad With sweet Sesame Dressing:
  • In small saucepan mix sugar, vinegar, salt, and ginger.
  • Stir over medium heat until sugar dissolves.
  • In a medium bowl place the above dressing.
  • Slowly add both oils to sugar mixture in a thin steady stream, whisking constantly until thickened.
  • Stir in sesame seeds, sesame oil, and cayenne pepper and set aside.
  • In large bowl combine melon and cucumber.
  • Add 1/2 cup of the dressing. Toss properly to coat.
  • Line salad bowls or a platter with lettuce.
  • Top with melon mixture.
  • Sprinkle with cilantro and bacon.
  • Add the remaining dressing.