What is a Honey Kiss® Melon (Hami)?

  • This oblong, Chinese-style melon features a golden rind with light netting and a beautiful salmon-colored flesh. The flavor is crisp, refreshing and unique. There is no other melon like it! It is sometimes marketed as Honey Kiss® Melon.

How to Eat

  • Slice and enjoy wedges, scoop out flesh into attractive melon balls, top ice cream with melon chunks.

Health Benefits

  • Good source of fiber.

How to Choose

  • Look for firm, symmetrically shaped melons with a good golden rind color.

How to Store

  • Ripen at room temperature. Refrigerate cut melon and enjoy within 1 week.

When are they in season?

  • June through November

Where are they grown?

  • Product of U.S.A.


Summer Fruit Kabobs

Ingredients: Half of Golden Kiss®, Honey Kiss® or Sugar Kiss® melon, seeded and chopped 2 apples, sliced into bite-sized chunks 10 – 15 strawberries, whole or halved 2 kiwifruit, peeled and sliced 2 bananas, sliced into 2-inch rounds Fresh lime … Continue reading

Cactus Pear Melon Salad with Mint Dressing

Ingredients: Lettuce leaves 3 Frieda’s Cactus Pears, peeled and thinly sliced 1 Frieda’s Honey Kiss Melon, or cantaloupe seeded and sliced 2 cups cooked bay shrimp Mint Dressing: 2 tablespoons white vinegar 2 tablespoons lemon juice 3 tablespoons vegetable oil … Continue reading