Orange Honeydew Melon
Oval-to-round and a delicious cross between a cantaloupe and a honeydew, the very fleshy juicy orangish-yellow pulp of the orange honeydew melon is encased in a hard very yellow matching rind.
It is the only lettuce type that does not occur in red form as well as green. Iceberg is the given name to dozens of cultivars of lettuce, all of which are adapted to specific planting regions and time periods.
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Oriental radishes are available year round. Fall and winter harvests offer the most flavor.
Larger than common radishes and having a green shoulder, the Korean lo bok radish has crisp firm flesh that offers a relatively mild flavor. Rounder and more plump than the Daikon, texture and taste are similar.
Providing carbohydrates, dietary fiber, some protein, vitamin C, folate and low in calories, one medium Korean lo bok radish contains about 57 calores.
Slice thin or cube to make spicy kimchi. Braise in soups or stews, or utilize their mild flavor in seafood or shellfish dishes. Mix finely grated radish into plain yogurt for a healthy dressing. To store, wrap tightly in plastic. If desired raw, use within two to three days. Older radishes may be used in braises, soups and stews.
In Korea, this radish is favored as a major ingredient in hot Korean kimchee also spelled kimchi. This variety is also commonly used for pickling in the Far East.
Most popular in Korean and Japanese cuisine, some varieties produce a green crown but many are mainly whitish to ivory. Spring and summer Korean lo bok radishes are hotter but have less flavor. A hybrid variety developed for a late summer to winter growing season, the plants aren't normally productive in warm weather conditions.
Recipes that include Korean Radish. One is easiest, three is harder.