Cantaloupe and Bocconcini Salad with Mint
This is a refreshing cheese and fruit salad, generously flavored with mint.
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- Servings: 4
Source: Everyday Food, July/August 2003
- 1 ripe cantaloupe, scooped into 1-inch balls with a melon baller (about 3 cups)
- 8 ounces bocconcini (small fresh-mozzarella balls), or fresh mozzarella cut into 1-inch cubes (about 2 cups)
- 2 to 3 thin slices ham or prosciutto, cut into strips
- 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
- Salt and pepper
- 1/4 cup torn mint leaves
In a large bowl, combine cantaloupe, bocconcini or fresh mozzarella, ham or prosciutto, and lemon juice; season with salt and pepper.
Toss with mint leaves, and serve immediately.