Popular TikTok Video Shares How to Pick the Perfect Watermelon


Summertime means fresh fruit but how can you tell what is the freshest?

A Mom on TikTok went viral for her tips on picking out the perfect watermelon. The video has been viewed 157,400 times and garnered over 21,500 likes

TikToker @athomewithshannon captioned the clip: “How to PICK THE PERFECT WATERMELON 3 easy hacks you need to know!”

1. “The first is no matter the size of the watermelon, it should feel heavy, like super heavy.”

2. “Two, it should have a big yellow buttery spot on it like this one. See, I used to think this meant it’s bad, but it’s actually great.”

3. “Lastly, give it a thump. You want it to sound like a hollow plunk, that means it stayed on the vine extra long and it’s really good. Hear that? See. Plunk!”

@athomewithshannonHow to PICK THE PERFECT WATERMELON 🍉 3 easy hacks you need to know! #lifehacks #watermelon #tipsandtricks #summerhacks #tiktokpartner #learnontiktok♬ original sound – Shannon Doherty