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Golden Honeydew Melon
Inventory, 25 lbs : 0
This item was last sold on : 08/06/17
The Golden honeydew melon has a similar shape and texture to the common honeydew. Its most obvious difference is its bright golden-hued skin. When ripe its skin is firm, thin and smooth. Its flesh is succulent, velvety and sweet. A faint aroma and a slight opening at its blossom end will also indicate ideal ripeness. An overripe melon is soft to the touch and it will develop a bitter flavor in its flesh. Like other honeydew melons, the Golden honeydew is relatively large, weighing an average of 4 to 8 pounds.
Golden honeydew melons are available during the summer season.
The Golden honeydew melon is a muskmelon variety falling under the honeydew cultivator group, Cucumis melo inodorus. The Golden honeydew can also be found marketed under the name Golden Dewlicious. The Golden Dewlicious name is trademarked by Fisher Ranch Corporation in Blythe, California as of summer 2013.
Golden honeydew melons are a good source of vitamins C and B6 as well as potassium and fiber.
All honeydew melon varieties are considered most suitable for raw preparations. Add chopped to cold soups and salads or serve alongside yogurt or cottage cheese. Puree and use to make sauces, smoothies and cocktails. Its sweet flavor is complemented by cucumber, mint, basil, citrus, red onion, blueberries, mango, robust cheeses, salted meats, honey, cream, black pepper and balsamic vinegar. Golden honeydew melons will keep at room temperature until fully ripe and refrigerated for up to a week.
While commonly referred to as honeydew melon in America, in France honeydew type melons have long been known as White Antibes.
The Golden honeydew's parent variety, common honeydew melon, was primarily cultivated in southern France and Algeria as early as the late fifteenth century. All honeydew plants thrive in a hot dry climate. Wet off-season planting will produce low yields, smaller fruits and less resistance to disease and pests.
Recipes that include Golden Honeydew Melon. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Steamy Kitchen||Chilled Tapioca Pearls with Sweet Coconut & Melon|
|Untrained Hosewife||Golden Honeydew Jelly|
|The Splendid Table||Summer Greens & Melon Salad|
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Noodles & Company
Near Logan, Utah, United States
About 90 days ago, 8/22/17
Spotter's comments : Golden Honeydew Melon spotted at Noodles & Company.
Costco Santa Clarita, California Near Canyon Country, California, United States
About 105 days ago, 8/08/17
HEB Near Village Of Kings Lake, Texas, United States
About 174 days ago, 5/31/17
Spotter's comments : Golden Honeydew Melon spotted at HEB . 77070
Walmart on Marsh and Frankford in Dallas, TX Near Addison, Texas, United States
About 381 days ago, 11/04/16
Walmart Neighborhood Market Near Riverview, Florida, United States
About 712 days ago, 12/09/15