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Do you prefer watermelon or rockmelon?

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With summer approaching and beautiful fruits coming into season, would you prefer watermelon or rockmelon (or in some States known as canteloupe)?

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I love them both!
However I DO buy watermelon more often than rockmelon as I find it easier to eat at any time and I often eat it as a salad with a meal or mix it with grated cheese with a meal.

I think it is somehow more versatile.
It also makes a delightful juice when put in a blender.
by Finy
which cruise did you go on??
by Finy
LOL I wish.
by jonaj
STUNNING pic!!!
by Rice
some people are so talented :)
by jonaj
♪ ♫ "Watermelon. Watermelon. I love you love watermelon". ♪ ♫ (It's a Playschool thing...).
by Vee
I have not tried rockmelon yet. I love watermelon but can't compare as I have not tried the other one.
Oh I just realized I have had rockmelon. It is called muskmelon and cantaloupe in US and some other countries. I can say I love them both.
by Kabhi
I've never tired watermelon, but I hate all other types of melon because the texture makes me gag.
Watermelon
by Lucy
I've never had rockmelon so i'd have to choose watermelon.

Rockmelon
I don't like melon
Watermelon for hot summer days and the rock melon in a fruit salad
by Gia
I definitely prefer watermelon but I like both
by AJ
I love them both, wonderful wonderful...
by fran
used to like them both but nowadays rockmelon, the waternelons are not the same as years ago they were a good red color and had black seeds very yummy , do not buy watermelons any more
I enjoy ALL melons,especially in colourful,refreshing fruit salad.However I recall the way my mumused to make rOCK Melon balls in homemade ginger beer as a delicious dessert when I was kid!! This was also eaten frozen,if ever there was any left over! What a fabulous icypole alternative!!
And then to top things off,I went to a restaurant some years back when I first arrived in Nth Qld,where Watermelon Slushie was served as an aperitif before the meal!! I confess to not having a firm favourite in Melon,as they are all so wonderful with their own distinct flavours and textures!
What a difficult question to answer! I love both. I like a chilled slice of either. I also like rockmelon in a fruit salad. Cubes of rockmelon can be nice with meat and salads. I like watermelon and onion salad. Mmmmm
I love both. I am presently growing a rockmelon vine in my garden which has HEAPS of little baby melons on it. Hopi I don't have to buy rockmelons over summer as they are just too expensive at the moment (averaging 4 - 5 dollars each). Watermelon tends to be nice and cheap and the kids love it too.
Watermelon I love and rockmelon I can eat a little of (had it up to my ears as a kid - always rockmelon and icecream) but won't eat either if chilled or straight from the fridge - I think chilling alters the texture of watermelon and rockmelon.
Also, I think any fruit put in the fridge and served reduces the impact of the flavour somehow. And berries, icy cold berries have a very much reduced flavour.
Spring is before summer! Watermelon wins for me! My eldest grown up daughter, canít stand rockmelon. Iíve bought it sometimes, & it doesnít have much taste, so ! Perhaps I was buying it out of season. Iíll eat them both if someone brings them to a picnic. The 1 in the photo, looks like another melon,whoís name I have forgotten. Rockmelon, I thought always had orange flesh.
Yes miro, I think you are right - it looks like a Honeydew. I find rockmelons can be very hit and miss . . . but a really good one is pure bliss.
by Rice
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Nice, juicy, WATERMELON . . !
by Rice
Both!

Watermelon, really cold, slurped over sink, or in bath, when I was a kid!

Rockmelon, with Prosciutto........yummo!
Water Melon as it is more refreshing.
Farley
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