Honeydew Recipes

A perfectly sweet honeydew makes a mouth-watering salad or drink in the heat of summer. But, what to do with an unsweet honeydew or one that’s unripe? Use our recipes with honeydew to make the most of your melon.

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    Melon Ambrosia

    "Each time I serve this light and refreshing desert, it gets rave reviews," comments field editor Edie DeSpain from Logan, Utah. "With three kinds of melon, it's lovely and colorful but so simple to prepare."

    Honeydew and Cantaloupe Soup

    Crisp and refreshing, this honeydew soup from Mrs. Earle Davis is sure to cool off those warm summer days. The...


    Lemonade Pudding Fruit Salad

    25 reviews

    I first made this for a family reunion, and now it's always requested for our family gatherings. The sweet and...


    Honey-Melon Salad with Basil

    5 reviews

    Put the taste of summer in your salad! Loaded with juicy cantaloupe and honeydew, and glazed with a sweet honey...


    Prosciutto Honeydew with Balsamic Reduction

    I often saw these bites on restaurant menus and thought about how simple they must be to prepare at home....

    Honeydew Granita

    Make this refreshing summer treat when melons are ripe and flavorful. I like to garnish each serving with a sprig...


    Ginger-Glazed Grilled Honeydew

    If you've never grilled fruit like this before, you're in for a real treat! I love the idea of cooking...

    Melon with Sweet Lime Dressing

    1 review

    Not all desserts need to be decadent in order to be delicious. A simple lime dressing coats cubed cantaloupe and...


    Cucumber-Melon Smoothies

    My cool honeydew and cucumber smoothie has only five ingredients. I sometimes add a small avocado to make it extra...


    Honeydew Salad with Lime Dressing

    2 reviews

    Green is my favorite color, and this refreshing salad with grapes, cucumber and kiwi is green to the max. If...


    Spiced Chicken with Melon Salsa

    Both sweet and spicy, this summery entree from Roxanne Chan of Albany, California can be grilled or broiled. “It’s nutritious...

    Strawberry, Cucumber & Honeydew Salad

    4 reviews

    Strawberries and cucumbers together—I just love this combination! We used to eat a lot of cucumbers growing up in upstate...


    Mojito Marinated Fruit

    5 reviews

    All the flavors of the popular mojito cocktail are featured in this fantastic salad. After you eat the fruit, you’ll...


    Iced Melon Moroccan Mint Tea

    1 review

    I grow mint on my balcony, and this refreshing beverage is a wonderful way to use it. It combines two...


    Citrus Melon Mingle

    This refreshing fruit salad has a hint of mint, honey and ginger that adds subtle flavor to the sweet combination...


    Citrus Honeydew Sorbet

    I serve this refreshing dish between courses or as a delicious dessert. When I was young, my mom used to...

    Melon and Grape Salad

    5 reviews

    Fruit salad is a cheery way to round out a potluck. This one—with an easy and refreshing citrus dressing, makes...


    Watermelon Basket

    2 reviews

    To make a watermelon basket, start by cutting the watermelon into shape. Then fill it with melon balls to serve...


    Honeydew Shrimp Salad

    A creamy pickle relish dressing deliciously complements this unusual shrimp and fruit medley. —Lynda Mohan, Scottsdale, Arizona


    Honeydew & Prosciutto Salad

    1 review

    For parties, I turn melon and prosciutto into an easy salad with a honey mustard dressing. To add zip, stir...