Piel de Sapo Heirloom Melon-100 days, The shiny, green, blotched skin fits the literal translation of its name perfectly — "toad skin." The fruits are oblong, eight to twelve inches long and average about eight pounds. Their flesh is pale green to white and it is very tender, juicy and sweet. Relatively rare, the variety originated in Spain.
Homemade Horchata by Lindsay Jewell ~ Homemade Horchata ¾ cup rice (I usually use long grain white or brown basmati) 4 cups water 1 or 2 cinnamon sticks ½ cup sugar or mild honey 1 tsp. vanilla extract 2 cups water, milk, or coconut milk.