Canary Melon Lemon Cilantro Salad

Canary Melon Lemon Cilantro Salad is a fresh summer treat that allows the melon’s sweet yet succulent flavor shine through. The tart of the lemon and fresh cilantro brings this fruit salad to the top of our side dish choices for bbq, Mexican food, and simple lunches. It is simply delicious.

Canary Melon Lemon Cilantro Salad
Canary Melon Lemon Cilantro Salad

When it comes to salad, fresh is best! Summer is the best time to really try a few new fruits and vegetables and salads are the best medium.  I have always wondered by the Canary melon and thought, wow,  I wonder what it tastes like?

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Well, I finally bought one to cut up and taste and it was just amazing! I could not wait to see what flavors would work well with the Canary melon. Its flesh is super juicy and honey sweat. https://silvermanspine.com/2016/01/levitra-online/

My lemon tree had some early birds ready to pick so I thought, hmm.  Lemon would be good. A few more ingredients and was sitting down eating an amazing salad of Canary Melon, and Watermelon with a hint of lemon, a generous handful of cilantro and coarse sea salt.

(Coarse sea salt is amazing on any kind of melon or stone fruit. It really brings out the flavor)

Canary Melon Half

 Tips About Canary Melon

What does it look like?

Canary melons are oval-shaped and have a bright yellow hard rind. The flesh is a pale ivory color. The seeds are very similar to cantaloupe and honeydew. You can just scoop them out with a spoon. https://theaffordabledental.com/generic-propecia/

What does it taste like?

It tastes similar to honeydew melons but sweeter. It is one of the sweetest melon you can buy in the summer. Just delicious. https://theaffordabledental.com/metformin-online/

This melon salad is so light and refreshing you will love adding it to your summer recipe list.

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Canary Melon Lemon Cilantro Salad

Canary Melon Lemon Cilantro Salad is sweet and refrsihing the perfect summer melon salad.

  • Author: Pam List
  • Prep Time: 15
  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Yield: 4 servings 1x
  • Category: Salad
  • Method: No Cook
  • Cuisine: American


  • 2 cups Canary melon cubed
  • 2 cups watermelon cubed
  • 1/2 cup chopped cilantro
  • juice of a half a lemon
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon salt


  1. Add Canary melon and watermelon cubes to bowl
  2. Toss with olive oil, lemon juice and cilantro.
  3. Sprinkle with salt


I enjoy using a great Kosher salt, himlayan Flakes or other more substantial variety.

The canary melon is very juicy, it may need to set and drain for a bit after cubing.

Keywords: Canary Melon, Melon Salad, Melon Cilantro Salad, Melon and Lemon

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