[Sca-cooks] Melons in England

Johnna Holloway johnnae at mac.com
Thu Jul 31 16:03:27 PDT 2008

See my article
"Regarding *Watermelons*" by THL Johnnae llyn Lewis.
It's in the Florilegium already.


Barbara Benson wrote:
> Saluti!
> I am going to have to haul out my copy of Gerard and go through it,
> but I thought I would ask here also.
> Anybody have any info on people eating melons in England - whatever
> period? Someone suggested that Watermelon & cantaloupe would be good
> at my upcoming feast and I think it would go over well. But now I have
> to figure out if it is period for the region.
> England is not my strong suit - but I know that it is for some of y'all!
> Thanks,
> Serena

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