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Synonyms for cantaloupe

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Poloni Semences, based in southwestern France, specializes in a range of hybrid Charentais melons, which are sold in France, Spain, Italy and Morocco.
This consultation concerns the provision of disposable products nonsterile on behalf of member institutions to group commands Charentais hospitals.
15 A charentais is one of the smaller varieties of which very large fruit?
Bernstein uses Diamond Crystal kosher and Fleur de sel from the Ile de Re on the Charentais coast of France.
Agrexco is already shipping Charentais, expected to be available until the end of this month.
NOTES: Pineau des Charentes, a cognac fortified wine, comes from the province in France where Charentais melons are grown.
1 glass dry white wine For the Garnish Galia, charentais and ogen melons2 tomatoes Mint leaves Method1.
In parallel with the 1999 commercial-scale trials, several new genetically modified melon varieties, including cantaloupe, honeydew and a popular European melon, charentais, will be evaluated in pre-commercial field trials.
As you flip through the pages of various seed catalogs, you may notice that the varieties of melons called Charentais (pronounced sha-rahn-tay) garner all sorts of superlative remarks: "Unsurpassed eating quality," raves one catalog.
Contract notice: Supply of disposable products nonsterile on behalf of the consortium member institutions of hospital orders charentais.
Today, around 150 independent estates and about 10 co-operative cellars produce wine sold as Vin de Pays Charentais.
In parallel with these trials, several additional genetically modified melon varieties, such as honeydew and charentais, will be evaluated in separate field trials.
Hybrid French Charentais melon about 6 inches wide with smooth, gray-green rind.
It's an ideal aperitif, but it tastes almost uncannily good with melon, especially the local Charentais melon (a Gallia will do fine ( just cut it in half, scoop out the seeds, fill up the void with Pineau and you've got the perfect summer starter), but it's good with red fruits and tremendous with cheese.