What is Melon?
Honeydew melons have a long history in Asia, and they have been cultivated there for thousands of years. The earliest evidence of honeydew melons in Asia comes from China, where they were mentioned in literature dating back to the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). The honeydew melon is believed to have originated in Central Asia and then spread to other parts of the region.
In China, the honeydew melon is often considered a symbol of wealth and prosperity, and it is often given as a gift during important events such as weddings and the Chinese New Year. The fruit is also believed to have medicinal properties, and it is commonly used to treat a variety of ailments such as high blood pressure, constipation, and heat stroke.
In Japan, honeydew melons are highly prized for their sweet, delicate flavor and smooth texture. They are typically consumed as a dessert, and are often given as gifts during the summer months. They are also used in traditional Japanese cuisine, where it is used to make the desert called Mizumelon which is made by just cutting the melon and serving it.
In Korea, honeydew melons are considered a luxury fruit and are often given as gifts during special occasions. They are typically consumed as a sweet, refreshing treat during the hot summer months.
What does EMME's Melon fragrance smell like?
Our Melon fragrance is light and fruity- the perfect way to liven up a summer day, or make it feel like summer no matter what time of year it is. With notes of corn syrup and milk powder, it has a sweetness akin to melon flavored desserts, complimented with authentic honeydew to round out its base notes. Makes the perfect gift for anyone who loves Melon-themed treats!