COOKING TIP: Ripening of Produce

As Spring proceeds and Summer approaches, our thoughts turn to fresh fruits and vegetables. Some will ripen on the counter; others will not.

                      WILL RIPEN                                                             WILL NOT RIPEN
     
                        Apples                                                                               Bell Peppers
                        Apricots                                                                             Cherries
                        Avocados                                                                           Grapes
                        Bananas                                                                              Lemons
                        Canteloupe                                                                         Oranges
                        Kiwi                                                                                    Limes
                        Peaches                                                                               Pinapple
                        Pears                                                                                   Strawberries
                        Plums
                        Tomatoes