Pepino Melon

The pepino melon is an exotic fruit with a mixed taste of banana and pear. This small, tender melon has light green or yellow skin with streaks of purple. It is entirely edible. The word "pepino" means cucumber in Spanish. It tastes great with other types of melon and fruit. Like other fruit, it is high in fiber and low in calories.

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  • Nutrition Info
  • Serving Size: 1 medium (100g)
  • Amount per serving
  • Calories: 80
  • Calories from fat: 0
  • Fat: 0g
  • Cholesterol: 0mg
  • Sodium: 0mg
  • Total Carbs: 22g
    • Fiber: 5g
    • Sugars: g
  • Protein: 0g
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Availability

Handling & Storage

Varieties

Sporadic- All year

Also Known As

50 degrees F. Do not chill.

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