Fresh and Zesty Recipes

Spicy Chili Lime Watermelon Salad

Spicy Chili Lime Watermelon Salad


  • 1 package Azteca salad shells
  • 1 seedless watermelon, cleaned and cut into cubes
  • 1 large red onion, diced
  • 1 bunch of cilantro, cleaned and chopped (about 1/2 cup) save some full sprigs for garnish
  • Your favorite hot sauce
  • Cracked black pepper
  • Honey
  • Tajin seasoning


Prepare your Azteca salad shells according to the instructions on the packaging.

Mix watermelon, diced red onion, chopped cilantro, and a tablespoon of cracked black pepper together in a large bowl.

Remove your tortilla shell from the pan, Brush the inside edge with a light coating of honey all the way around.

Sprinkle Tajin seasoning along the honeyed edge.

Fill each prepared Azteca Salad Shell with the summer watermelon salad.

Sprinkle with a little extra pepper and a drizzle of your favorite hot sauce or wing sauce. Garnish with a sprig of cilantro.