Simply Delicious Melon


Most of the muskmelons will be enhanced by the addition of orange zest, candied ginger or salt. All three ingredients together make for a flavorful melon offering.

  • 4Servings


  • 1 whole muskmelon, any variety, cut into 1-inch cubes (about 4 cups)
  • 1 Tbs. grated orange zest
  • 2 Tbs. minced candied ginger
  • 1 tsp. salt


Put melon pieces into a bowl, and refrigerate until well chilled.

Mix orange zest, ginger and salt in a small bowl. Toss melon with zest mixture, and serve.

Nutrition Information

  • Calories: 60
  • Carbohydrate Content: 15 g
  • Fiber Content: 1 g
  • Protein Content: 1 g
  • Sodium Content: 610 mg
  • Sugar Content: 12 g