5 Cooling Cantaloupe Recipes

August 26, 2011

We see cantaloupe in the market and rarely know what to do with.  Yes, it is wonderful plain cut into thick slices but this pale orange fruit is more versatile then you think.  Here are five recipes that will show you all the dishes you can make with a cantaloupe.

Cantaloupe Honey Frozen Yogurt
This low calorie frozen treat is the perfect way to beat the heat.

Cantaloupe, Mango and Cucumber Salad
This refreshing salad is healthy and flavorful.

Cantaloupe Soup with Blueberries
Cantaloupe and peaches are blended until smooth and then topped with fresh blueberries.

Proscuitto Cantaloupe Bites
Sweet chunks of cantaloupe are wrapped in proscuitto for a simple Italian antipasto dish.

Roasted Pork Sandwich with Cantaloupe, Poblano Peppers, and Dijon
This sandwich is the perfect combination of sweet and savory with surprising ingredients.