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Watermelons

Original post made by Walter E. Wallis on Jul 21, 2008

Does anyone know how to spike a watermelon? I plugged one and poured Kalua and Harvey's in but the uptake [downdraw?] is mighty slow. Wikie and Google fail me.

Comments (3)

Posted by Resident, a resident of Ventura
on Jul 21, 2008 at 6:56 pm

Walter,

Its nice to see you posting something comprehensible.

Try this site:

Web Link

I think step #3 may be the key (using a skewer to create "entry
channels" into the flesh after opening up a hole).

Enjoy.


Posted by Paul, a resident of Downtown North
on Jul 22, 2008 at 10:04 am

Use a very sharp paring knife to carve out a thin deep crescent along the length. Leave a high dam of rind at each end. Spike to spec. Replace the cutout before the final pour fully seeps in. When the room stops spinning tell us how it worked.


Posted by Walter E. Wallis, a resident of Midtown
on Jul 22, 2008 at 12:00 pm

I shall try both methods. Perhaps Palo Alto can become the watermelon spiking capital of the world.


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