Nothing says summer quite like a fresh, juicy watermelon  and who better to show you how to pick out the perfect one than this summer's Watermelon Queen?

Allyson Brake, the 2013 National Watermelon Queen from the United States, visited the west coast of Newfoundland this week.

Brake, who is from North Carolina, is touring communities across North America to promote watermelon and healthy eating.

Check out the above video to find out just what makes a perfect watermelon, and how to spot the best one in stores.