Melon is an extremely popular juicy fruit that is often enjoyed the world over. The large yellow or green hard skin fruit is packed full of juicy and fleshy fruit inside that has become a firm favourite with fruit lovers everywhere. It comes in either Honeydew (yellow) or watermelon (green) types with each one packed full of goodness. Originating in South West Africa and India, the melon has been dated back over 1500 years ago and was common in the times of the Ancient Romans. Since then it has spread all over the world including Europe. China is one of the biggest cultivators of Melon at over 45% of the total grown as of last year. Melon is a very popular fruit in both its raw form and in desserts due to its sweet flavour. It isn’t just limited to desserts either, with many Asian originating dishes using melon as part of a more savoury, or spicy dish.
Melon fishing flavours are very sweet and juicy with plenty of flavour packed in there. The flavour is not like much else from the fruit side of fishing flavours and with the amount of light and yet bold melon contained within the bait, it is a very popular choice for a fruit flavour in fishing. Aroma wise Melon is very sweet and light in tone with a bold but distinct melon scent that allows it to sit more fresh than other fruits. Melon flavoured fishing concentrates are great for making fishing bait including boilies, pop ups, groundbait additives and as part of a spod mix. If you want a flavour that is both sweet and juicy with a fresh aroma then why not take melon on your next fishing trip?