Melons

Melons

What says summer better than a vine ripened, juicy melon? On this Iowa Ingredient, join host Charity Nebbe to get the scoop on watermelon and other Iowa-grown melons. We'll visit what was once called the "melon garden spot of the world" just outside Muscatine. Then the talented chef Robert Day, from the Faithful Pilot Cafe in Le Claire, will stop by our studio kitchen to impress us with his skills for creating unique dishes using melons.
May 20, 2021 6:30 pm on IOWAPBS | Episode #408 | 28 minutes | Visit Website

Melons

Iowa Ingredient

Series Overview

Explore the farms, restaurants, and ingredients that make Iowa food uniquely Iowan. Host Charity Nebbe takes viewers on a journey to discover flavorful Iowa ingredients. From apples to spinach to rhubarb and herbs, each episode features a single Iowa ingredient and treats viewers to a spectacular trip from the farm to the table.