Liven up fruit salad – with meat

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Liven up fruit salad – with meat

Bacon adds a savory crunch to Watermelon Salad with Basil and Bacon.

Liven up fruit salad – with meat

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Bacon adds a savory crunch to Watermelon Salad with Basil and Bacon.
Watermelon Salad with Basil and Bacon

Start to finish: 15 minutes
Servings: 6
6 cups cut watermelon
2 cups quartered fresh strawberries
2 green apples, cored and diced
1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
1 tablespoon lemon juice
½ teaspoon salt
¼ teaspoon ground black pepper
6 slices cooked and cooled bacon, crumbled
¼ cup thinly sliced fresh basil
In a bowl, combine the fruit. In a small bowl, whisk the olive oil, lemon juice, salt and pepper. Drizzle mixture over fruit, then gently toss. Scatter the bacon and basil over the salad. Serve immediately at room temperature.

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