Black DiamondWatermelon, sometimes known as the king of the garden, is the ideal go to summer fruit. Robust, sweet, refreshing and giant sized, it's the perfect party fruit for refreshing a crowd on a warm day.
Popular with amateur gardeners and farmers for it's prolific growth, impressive size and staying power, it's also one of the truly great watermelon varieties that not only delivers on yield, but also on flavour.
Easily distinguishable for its oblong shape and deep green rind, the flavourful flesh is bright red, crisp and flavourful. And as with all watermelons it contains over 90% water making it ideal for blending into smoothies or granita or adding refreshing crunch to salads in our selection of summer melon recipes.
A four-day restaurant week, a day dedicated to staff learning, and cooking demonstrations for the public are just a few of the new ways of working in Dan Barber's new vision for his NY restaurant and farm. Find out more.
Francesco Martucci from I Masanielli in the Campania region of Italy has been named the best pizzaiolo in the world for a third year running. See the full list as well as all the international winners.