Green Dragon Apple
The Green Dragon apple in appearance resembles a lime green Golden Delicious dotted with near-microscopic brown freckles
Firm and heavy for its size, turban squash is a striking bright orange, trimmed in a dark ivy green color. Bake, roast, steam, sautee, or puree this squash.
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This item was last sold on : 10/23/14
Yellow watermelon is available sporadically in winter with peak season in the summer months.
Watermelons come in various colors including creamy white, salmon, yellow, orange, pink and red. This variety of watermelon is yellow because of the absence of the antioxidant, lycopene.
The Yellow watermelon has a canary yellow flesh, often seedless, with occasional black seeds. Tasting no different from the common Red watermelon, when ripe, Yellow watermelons have the same signature two-toned green skin. Their flesh is tender, crisp and sweet. Different varieties breed different shapes and sizes, round to oval, petite to large. Average weights are 10 to 30 pounds.
Yellow watermelon is at its most flavorful when chilled before serving. Watermelon rinds make tender pickles and a tasty relish. The Yellow watermelon will work equally well in all pink or Red watermelon recipes. It is ideally suited to creative cocktails and sorbets, with its vibrant color. The sweet flavor matches well with tequila and citrus. To store, wrap cut melon sections in plastic; refrigerate. For optimum sweetness and texture use within one week.
The original watermelon found growing wild in South Africa is considered to be a yellow or white flesh variety. Modern improved varieties have been bred primarily to improve flavor, consistency in size and texture and resistance to disease.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Lauberge Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-259-1515|
|The Pearl Hotel||San Diego CA||877-732-7573|
|J six||San Diego CA||619-531-8744|
|Victoria Mahdion||San Diego CA||619-987-3304|
|Inn at Rancho Santa Fe||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-381-8289|
|Table No. 10||San Diego CA||619-550-1262|
|Mille Fleurs||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-756-3085|
|The Wild Thyme Company||San Diego CA||858-527-0226|
|Bailiwick||San Diego CA||619-795-3036|
|La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club||San Diego CA||858-454-7126|
|Market Creek Events||San Diego CA||619-527-6161|
|Union Kitchen & Tap||Encinitas CA||760-230-2337|
|Zeetogroup||San Diego CA||619-955-8558|
|Gaslamp Union Kitchen & Tap||San Diego CA||619-654-3736|
|Allure Restaurant||San Diego CA||619-236-0800|
|Great News Cooking School||San Diego CA||888-478-2433|
|Bertrand at Mr A's||San Diego CA||619-239-1377|
|La Jolla Country Club||San Diego CA||858-454-9601|
|Mesa College||San Diego CA||619-388-2240|
|San Diego Freedom Ranch||Campo CA||619-478-5696|
|Pamplemousse Grill||Solana Beach CA||858-792-9090|
Recipes that include Yellow Watermelon. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Food and Style||Yellow Watermelon Margarita with Chipotle Rim|
|Delicious Days||Moroccan Orange Melon Summer Salad|
|Neighborhood Foodie||Watermelon Sorbet|
|Create Eat Happy||Stir-Fried Watermelon Rind|
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