Uncle Jon’s Watermelon Salsa

  • Recipe By
  • Published Jun 7th
  • Ready In8h 30m
  • Servings32
  • Calories13
This is a good way to use up extra watermelon, but also a good excuse to buy some watermelon in the first place. I was surprised by how well the watermelon works in salsa.

Uncle Jon’s Watermelon Salsa Ingredients

The following are the ingredients needed to make delicious Uncle Jon’s Watermelon Salsa for 32 servings:

  • 8 cups cubed seeded watermelon
  • 1 bunch fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 1/2 large white onion, chopped
  • 2 large jalapeno peppers - stemmed, seeded and minced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 cup white wine vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon salt

Uncle Jon’s Watermelon Salsa Cooking Instructions

  • Prep30m
  • Cook-
  • Ready In8h 30m

To cook Uncle Jon’s Watermelon Salsa, you need about 30 minutes of preparation time. The following are the steps to cook Uncle Jon’s Watermelon Salsa easily:

  1. 1 Stir the watermelon, cilantro, onion, jalapeno peppers, garlic, vinegar, and salt together in a bowl until evenly mixed. Cover, and refrigerate overnight for best flavor.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 13 calories; 0.1 grams of fat; 3.3 grams of carbohydrates; 0.3 grams of protein; 0 milligrams of cholesterol; 75 milligrams of sodium.

  1. Aug 19th 2018

    Easy and addictive

  2. Jul 1st 2018

    I typically don’t use jalapeños in salsas to match my husband’s taste, but considering a seeded jalapeño. I added lime and more salt to taste.

  3. Jun 12th 2017

    No changes. I wil use a spicier pepper next Everyone loved it.

  4. Feb 27th 2017

    I don't put nearly as much mint as it says but this is a very tasty refreshing salad. A hit at BBQ's

  5. Sep 11th 2012

    This is GREAT stuff! The only thing I did different from the recipe was to use white balsamic vinegar because I ran out of my white wine vinegar. It is spectacular! My daughter and I scar ...

  6. Jul 13th 2012

    It was veryy healthy and pretty, but bland...maybe more garlic and herbs would help? Will make again with more spices.

  7. Really liked this, added more garlic.

  8. Jun 25th 2011

    Very unique! I had left over watermelon and found this recipe. I had nothing to lose and wanted something different to do with watermelon. This is absolutely delicious. I took it to work ...

  9. Sep 19th 2010

    Loved it! Was unsure about the use of vinegar vs lime juice, but the combination with the sweetness of the watermelon was very tasty. I used red onion instead of white, and added some red/gr ...