Make these quick and easy and so refreshing Fourth of July salads to celebrate your Fourth this year!

Fourth of July Salads


  • 1. Mixed salad greens or lettuces
  • 2. Watermelon chunks
  • 3. Blueberries
  • 4. Blue, gorgonzola, or feta cheese – crumbled
  • 5. Almonds or pecans or walnuts, toasted


  1. First Steps
  2. Wash and dry the greens.
  3. Cut the watermelon chunks into 3/4 - 1 inch cubes.
  4. Wash and drain the blueberries
  5. Crumble the cheese.
  6. Toast the nuts in the microwave. Spread nuts evenly in a flat microwaveable dish. Cook on high power for 3-4 minutes for 1/2 cup of nuts, or 4-5 minutes for 1 cup.
  7. Assembly
  8. Simply layer each ingredient on the plate, or in the bowl, starting with #1 and finishing with #6.
  9. Serve with a sweet sort of salad dressing, such as Newman's Own Lite Raspberry & Walnut Dressing.

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