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Watermelon Savory Bites – Simple And Quick No Cook Appetizer

This quick watermelon savory bites made with fresh watermelon cubes and topped with cream cheese and fresh mint is a refreshing bite size appetizer
Prep Time15 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: 3 Ingredient Recipes, Appetizer, Summer Recipe
Cuisine: American
Diet: Vegetarian
Calories: 8kcal

Equipment

  • bowl

Ingredients

  • as needed Watermelon squares or shapes
  • ½ teaspoon Jalapeno cream cheese or any savory cream cheese
  • to garnish Cilantro or mint

Instructions

  • Cut out the different shapes or circles or cubes from the watermelon. I sliced the watermelon and then used cookie cutter to cut out shapes. You could also use a sharp knife and make cubes.
  • Smear about ½ teaspoon (more r less depending on the size of the watermelon cube) cream cheese on top of the melon.
  • Garnish with a tiny piece of cilantro or mint.
  • Assemble the Watermelon Savory Bites on a plate and if serving later, cover loosely with a plastic wrap and refrigerate.

Notes

Expert tips
  • Make sure to cut the watermelon right before assembling to retain the freshness and juiciness.
  • Garnish can be any kind of fresh herb in season like mint, cilantro, parsley or basil. I usually mix and match the herbs based on what I have growing in the backyard.
  • This is a great recipe to involve kids. They make wonderful helpers to cut out the cute watermelon pieces.

Nutrition

Calories: 8kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 3mg | Sodium: 8mg | Potassium: 3mg | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 33IU | Calcium: 2mg | Iron: 1mg