Blog Post #14
|Yellow spot means the melon was picked when ripe|
So, why write about picking watermelons? I don’t know. They’re yummy. I love them. Such a refreshing, summery treat. Obviously, I’m not an expert at choosing them, even though I’ve been instructed by people who claim to have well-practiced methods. Let’s face it—a “ping” to one person may be a “thud” to another. This post isn’t intended to be a guide on how to pick watermelons. But here is one that I found helpful:
Wishing you a summer of watermelon smiles!
* I’ve also heard the “bee stings” described as sugar spots–where the sugar in a sweet, ripe melon oozes out and creates beads of hardened sugar.