How to Pick Your Melon


Stop worrying about trying to listen for the hollow thump of a melon in a loud, large supermarket.

pick a watermelon that’s uniform in shape, dull in sheen yet smooth in texture, prominently features a yellow spot, (This yellow splotch also known as the field spot, and though it looks like a spot where a watermelon might’ve gone bad…..nope, the yellow skin undertones indicative of chlorophyll loss and thus ripeness! You also want to make sure there’s no stem on your watermelon; that indicates the watermelon was picked too early and didn’t have a chance to fall off the vine.