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What can I make from melon?


What can I make from melon?

9 Ways to Use Melon

  • Salads. Melons aren’t just for fruit salads.
  • Salsa. Cut melon into small cubes and toss with lime juice, scallions, chiles and herbs for a salsa that’s great with shellfish (or even chips).
  • Skewered.
  • Pickled.
  • Agua Fresca.
  • Soda.
  • Grilled.
  • Soup.

What goes with honeydew melon?

Common flavor pairings for honeydew melon

  • olive oil. lime. mint.
  • lemon. olive oil.
  • prosciutto. basil. cantaloupe.
  • honey. lime.
  • sugar. lime. cantaloupe.

What can you do with raw melon?


  1. Peel Melon and remove the seeds and chop the melon in medium size pieces.
  2. Chop ginger,green chilies and fresh coriander.
  3. Heat ghee in a pan,add cumin seeds .
  4. Add chopped melon pieces and salt ,mix well.
  5. Then add chili flakes and ginger ,mix and cover and cook till done.

How do you cut a melon into a slice?

Melon Cuts

  1. Wedges: Turn the melon hollow side down, then cut wide slices around the curvature of the melon in the opposite direction of the top and bottom slices you cut off.
  2. Slices: Turn the melon hollow side down, then cut thin slices in the same direction as the top and bottom slices you cut off.

What spice goes with honeydew melon?

Honeydew and Cumin Poor, maligned honeydew gets a serious boost with cumin, a foundational spice for cuisines ranging from Mexican to Indian to Greek. A little lemony, a little nutty, and deeply earthy, it gives honeydew an increased florality that makes it seem a little braver than it normally does.

How do you make honeydew taste better?

Toss your cut honeydew melon with fresh lemon or lime juice (start with just a squeeze of juice, and add more if necessary). This brings out the natural flavor of most room-temperature melons. Toss the melon pieces with a little bit of sugar or honey, and let the pieces sit at room temperature for a few minutes.

Is melon good for the body?

Melons are low in sodium, and very low in saturated fat and cholesterol. They are a good source of dietary fiber, vitamin K, potassium, and copper, and a very good source of vitamin C and vitamin B6. Listed below are a few of the most common summer melons, along with nutrition facts for each!

What is melon juice good for?

Watermelon’s high water content, antioxidants, and amino acids may make for a better workout. It’s also high in potassium, a mineral that could cut down on cramps at the gym. You can sip watermelon juice after you sweat, too. Doing so could help prevent muscle soreness, as long as you don’t push yourself too hard.