We all have had this experience: you are standing at the supermarket, staring at a huge mound of beautiful, green striped melons. You love a good watermelon but you have no idea how to pick one. You grab a likely contender and take it home, only to find that it's over ripe, under ripe, or just plain bad. Maybe you get a few good bites, and the rest goes right into the compost heap.
Don't despair! There is hope. Check out my handy guide below and you'll be an expert watermelon picker in no time.