However, I did uncover many selections not usually sampled by a western sweet tooth such as: desserts made with beans, won ton sweet rolls, sesame seed fried custard, white fungus with rock sugar, and deep-fried watermelon.
Watermelon: If you watch for sales during the summer months, watermelon is an affordable way to provide a good dose of vitamin C, potassium, and lycopene, an antioxidant that may ward off cancer.
Once they reach the next level, they are qualified to buy a more expensive crop such as watermelon, and plant it, raising it to full harvest and selling it at a higher profit.
If you have kids (or a spouse) and want to grow watermelons, and you happen to have a lot of space in your yard, it can be a lot of fun to have a watermelon growing contest.
Or luscious Watermelon Margaritas (and you could make these with pink or yellow watermelons!)-or the classic Brazilian Caipirinha-are great choices, just to name a few.
You'll never find a Golden Midget, a gold-skinned watermelon with salmon-colored flesh, at your local garden store--but you can buy it from Seed Savers (see below).
If you fall into the spring category, there is a very good chance that you look particularly good in bright, sunny colors like salmon, turquoise, and watermelon.
You can also start watermelon seeds indoors about three weeks before planting them outside, but they should be started in peat pots to minimize transplant shock.
I reminded her of the corn, beans and watermelon-seed she had planted in the spring, and told her that the tall corn in the garden, and the beans and watermelon vines had grown from those seeds.
A common creeper is one bearing a small scarlet cucumber, and a species of watermelon called tsoma is also abundant.
One sample menu includes such parings as gazpacho with bloody Mary, trout with salad and dill, duck with watermelon and tomato puree, filet mignon with stewed apples and potatoes, and chocolate cornmeal with melon.