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What is a Kiwano Melon?

You can find the freshest Kiwano Melons in Heinen’s Produce Department. Check out our other favorite unique items by clicking here.

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  • Round to oblong in shape with a delicate, cream-colored edible skin
  • Subtle in flavor with a creamy texture
  • Grown in the U.S. throughout
  • An African horned melon
  • Known for its spiky, golden-orange shell and soft, succulent, seed-filled emerald green interior
  • Mild in flavor and similar in taste to juicy, seed-filled cucumbers with notes of melon and lime
  • Once peeled, the jelly-like flesh can be added to fresh fruit salads, salsas, smoothies or served as a garnish with roasted meats
  • Do not refrigerate