Melon and Cucumber Salad with White Wine Dressing


  1. Cucumbers – 2, unpeeled and sliced thinly
  2. Musk Melon – 1, peeled and cut in 1 inch pieces


Arrange the cucumber and musk melon on a platter.  Spoon the white Wine Dressing over the salad and chill for about 25 minutes before serving.

White Wine Dressing

  1. White Wine – 4 Tablespoons
  2. White Wine Vinegar – 1 Teaspoon
  3. Salt – to taste
  4. Pepper – to taste
  5. Sugar – 1 Teaspoon


Mix all the ingredients, adjust seasoning and chill.

Krishna Sahai
Krishna Sahai

Krishna Sahai took voluntary retirement as a senior Commissioner of Income Tax of the Indian Revenue Service to follow alternative paths. A multi-talented person, she is a trained Bharata Natyam dancer and has also published a book on the subject. Krishna has imbibed the old traditions of Avadhi culture from her family and is concerned about preserving the vanishing cuisines of India. She consults on financial and business matters apart from running a not-for-profit organization.

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