Watermelon with Tomato Fillet and Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette

Watermelon with Tomato Fillet and Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette
Watermelon with Tomato Fillet and Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette

Watermelon with Tomato Fillet and Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette by 2012 Louisiana Cookin’ Chef to Watch Brad McGehee of Ye Olde College Inn in New Orleans.

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Watermelon with Tomato Fillet and Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette
Serves 8
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Ingredients
  1. 1/2 seedless Louisiana watermelon
  2. 8 cherry tomatoes, quartered
  3. Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette, recipe follows
  4. 2 tablespoons chopped lemon verbena*, for garnish
Instructions
  1. Cut off watermelon rind, and cut watermelon into 1-inch cubes. Carefully cut out the seeds and inner flesh from each tomato. Place 1 or 2 tomato “fillets” on top of each watermelon cube, then top with Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette. Garnish with lemon verbena.
Notes
  1. Note: Any other fresh herb may be substituted.
Louisiana Cookin https://www.louisianacookin.com/
Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette
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Ingredients
  1. 1 cup canola oil
  2. 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  3. 1/2 cup seasoned rice wine vinegar
  4. 2 tablespoons fresh Meyer lemon juice
  5. 1/2 tablespoon lemon zest
  6. 1 teaspoon minced shallot
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl, whisk together all ingredients until well combined. Season to taste with kosher salt and white pepper.
Louisiana Cookin https://www.louisianacookin.com/
 

Photography by Sara Essex Bradley

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