Plated + Served: Broccoli & Watermelon Salad with Balsamic Vinegar


Had some broccoli. Had some watermelon. Had some feta cheese and basil.

Steamed it. Cubed it. Chopped it.

A refreshing salad.

(Hey… that’s almost Haiku!)



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