bitter melon

noun
Also called bitter gourd.
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Soaking the bitter melon in turmeric and salt and gently squeezing out the excess juices will help reduce the bitterness.
These three exotic vegetables: calabaza squash, chayote squash, and bitter melon are all becoming more mainstream.
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