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Kiwano Horned Melon
Kiwano Horned Melon

This item is perishable and must ship at least 2nd day.

Our Price: $39.99
Seasonality Jan-Dec
Origin USA & New Zealand
Pack Size/Quantity: 6 count

Availability: Usually Ships in 1 to 2 Business Days
Product Code: 70

Once grown only in New Zealand, Melissa’s Kiwano Melons are now grown in California as well. Consumers are drawn to these intriguing, yet versatile tropical fruits whose look easily captures attention. The spiky, orange colored shells of Kiwano Melons encase a soft, succulent bright green flesh. Melissa’s Kiwano Melons are mild in flavor and similar in taste to juicy, seed-filled cucumbers. Once peeled, Melissa’s Kiwano Melons can be tossed in fresh fruit salads or served as a garnish with roasted meats.

For over 3,000 years, this African Horned Melon or Kiwano Melon has been fascinating the produce world. The spiky, golden-orange shell encases a soft, succulent, seed-filled emerald green interior. Its flavor is reminiscent of a cucumber, with notes of melon and lime. This fruit's versatility extends beyond simply eating it. Cut in half and scoop out the translucent jelly-like flesh to create a unique, striking serving cup.

Ripe Horned Melons will have a bright orange shell. Avoid any bruising or soft spots. No need to refrigerate. The seeds are edible. Kiwano Melon shells can be used as unique servings bowls for soups, sorbets and desserts.

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6 count

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