Watermelon and tequila salad

This is a super tasty and refreshing salad


  • 200g watermelon
  • 2 large tomatoes
  • 2 tablespoons of tequila
  • 1 teaspoon of Chilli Oil
  • 2 tablespoons of plain good quality olive or rapeseed oil
  • Juice from half a lime
  • 1/4 teaspoon of sea salt
  • Couple of handfuls of rocket
  • 1 tablespoon of fresh herbs (coriander, mint or basil)
  • 2 tablespoons of chopped peanuts
  • 1/2 teaspoon of sliced chilli


Start by cutting the watermelon and tomatoes into slices
Combine with the tequila, oils, salt, lime juice and chilli in a bowl and leave to marinate for at least 30 minutes
In the meantime – fry the peanuts in a dry pan on a high heat until they turn golden brown – chop up and leave to one side
Arrange everything on a plate, sprinkle with herbs and pour over any remaining marinade