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Do bananas ripen other fruit?

Do bananas ripen other fruit?

Let's have a look.
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Fruit and veg update

Fruit and veg update

See the latest seasonal news on our fruit and veg.
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Mangoes

Mangoes

All about mangoes
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Tips for storing your veggies

Tips for storing your veggies

You want to potatoes in a cool, dry area, not in the fridge.

Aubergines shouldn't be kept in the fridge but they should be kept somewhere cool.

Asparagus, mushrooms, tomatoes, carrots, and lettuce, should all be stored in the fridge as well (they all keep fresher when kept in the fridge).

Garlic and onions should be kept at room temperature.

Keep pineapples melons at room temperature - once cut though they should be stored in the fridge.

You can also freeze peppers, corn, peas, broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, green beans, butternut squash, spinach, kale, celery, and onions.

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Tips for storing your fruits

Tips for storing your fruits

You want to keep bananas in a cool, dry area, not in the fridge.

Apples you want to store in the fridge - they can soften much quicker at room temperature and will stay a lot fresher in the fridge.

Strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, and grapes should all be stored in the fridge as well (they all keep fresher when kept in the fridge).

Mangoes, plums, and pears should be kept at room temperature, but once these have ripened it is best to store them in the fridge. Keep pineapples melons at room temperature - once cut though they should be stored in the fridge.

You can freeze pretty much most of the fruits - all the berries, bananas, apples, oranges, pineapple, kiwi, mango, peaches, and nectarines can all be frozen.

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