How to Buy, Store and Eat In-Season Fruit

We'll show you the best way to buy and store seasonal fruit and how to use it (13 Photos)

Lisa Cericola on May 1, 2014 at 12:45PM

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How to Buy, Store and Eat In-Season Fruit

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Summer Fruits: Cherries

How to choose: Look for cherries that are plump, firm and deep red in color. Green stems are a sign of freshness.

How to store: Store cherries in a bowl in the refrigerator for up to ten days. Keep them away from warm areas, as the heat will make them ripen faster. Wash the fruit just before use.

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