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afghan melon

Posted by vegetablediaries on September 8, 2009

afghan melon

afghan melon

i love melons and have tried the ubiquitous cantaloupe, watermelon, honeydews, et al. the afghani melon is something new for me, so i had to buy one. i suppose the taste is somewhere between a honeydew and cantaloupe, but definitely mild in sweetness. i find honeydew to be on the saccharine side, so this melon seemed like the right balance between flavour and sweetness. i also think its pretty to look at..

afghan melon with a little scar

afghan melon with a little scar

melons are in abundance now, especially in southern california. let us all eat melons!

afghan melon

afghan melon

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