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Yellow Watermelon Salsa with Tomatillo in a bowl

Yellow Watermelon Salsa with Tomatillo

  • Author: Chef Cindy
  • Prep Time: 20 min
  • Total Time: 20 min
  • Yield: 4 servings 1x
  • Category: Snack
  • Method: Fresh
  • Cuisine: Healthy
  • Diet: Vegetarian


Yellow Watermelon Salsa with Tomatillo is a refreshing summer salsa to enjoy with chips as a snack or appetizer!



2 cups seedless watermelon (yellow or red), cubed

1/4 cup tomatillo

1/2 red pepper, diced

1/3 cup red onion, minced

1 handful cilantro, chopped

1 handful mint, chopped

1/2 lime, juiced

1 tablespoon honey or agave

2 teaspoons sea salt

1/4 teaspoon black pepper

1/2 jalapeño pepper, diced

1/2 serrano pepper, diced


  1. Prep all ingredients – watermelon, tomatillo, red pepper, red onion, cilantro, mint, lime, jalapeño pepper, serrano pepper. Measure out honey, salt and pepper.
  2. Place all ingredients in a bowl and stir together. 
  3. Serve with tortilla chips.


Optional: More or less of the hot peppers. If peppers are left seeded, they will give more heat!

Keywords: yellow watermelon salsa, watermelon salsa