Frieda's Specialty Produce - Temptation Melon

Overview

What is a Temptation Melon®?

  • The Temptation® melon (also marketed as a Orange Flesh melon) is a cross between green- and orange-fleshed honeydew varieties, with a flavor combination of cantaloupe and honeydew. The Temptation® has sweet and aromatic cantaloupe flavors with delicate honeydew characteristics, combining the best of both melons.

How to Eat

  • Add to fruit salads, scoop out melon balls and refill the shell to make melon boats, or slice into wedges and use as an edible garnish. Serve with ice cream or drizzle melon cubes with hazelnut or orange-flavored liqueur for a tasty dessert.

Health Benefits

  • Good source of vitamin C.

How to Choose

  • Avoid melons that are too firm or too soft, or have dark blemishes on the skin.

How to Store

  • Store uncut melons refrigerate up to 5 days and store cut pieces refrigerated in an airtight container up to 3 days.

When are they in season?

  • May and June

Where are they grown?

  • Product of U.S.A. and Mexico

Recipes