Yellow Watermelon: Yes, It’s Real! Here’s Everything You Need to Know

If you want to take your summer fruit game to another level, yellow watermelon is the way to go! This unique and tasty treat is a conversation starter for sure.

We’ll discuss everything from where to find them, store them, cut them up, grow them, and include some facts you won’t want to miss.

First: What is a Yellow Watermelon?

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Has yellow flesh instead of the traditional pink or red. The color of the flesh can range from pale yellow to gold and usually contains the familiar large, edible brown-black seeds.

Flesh

These varieties are just as nutritious as their pink/red counterparts– it contains vitamins A & C, plus beta-carotene.

Vitamins

Their history dates back thousands of years. Native to Africa and have been cultivated for over 5,000 years.

History

Descriptions from that era describe ripe watermelons as having a yellowish interior, confirmed by a Byzantine-era mosaic in Israel.

History

The majority of the calories come from its carbohydrate content.It is an excellent snack choice for people with diabetes

Healthy

There are many exciting ways to enjoy this unique fruit, from smoothies to salads. Here are some ideas:

Cocktails

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