Need an appetizer for your summer fêtes? Try this seasonal twist on a classic, Avocado Toast with Watermelon from the National Watermelon Promotion Board!

  • Prep Time

    10 minutes

  • Cook Time

    5 minutes

  • Total Time

    15 minutes


● 1/2 avocado, mashed
● 1/2 teaspoon lemon juice
● 2 slices whole grain bread, toasted
● 4 tablespoons diced watermelon
● 2 tablespoons low-fat feta cheese, crumbled
● 2 teaspoons chopped fresh mint
● 1/2 teaspoon lemon zest


  1. Mix together avocado and lemon juice and spread mixture on each slice of bread.

  2. Top with watermelon and cheese.

  3. Sprinkle with mint and lemon zest and serve.

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