First of all, we’re talking muskmelon her. If the truth be told, most Americans have never tasted a cantaloupe. True cantaloupes are native to Europe. What we call a cantaloupe in the U.S. is actually a muskmelon.
How can you tell a muskmelon is ripe?
You can follow the items of advice listed above, and this will help in your selection, but some people just seem to know. It’s like divining for water – some have the gift and most don’t.