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: Tomatoes

How to choose: Look for tomatoes with a vibrant red color that yield slightly to the touch. Avoid tomatoes that are soft or have bruises.

How to store: Tomatoes should be stored at room temperature, not refrigerated. Ripe tomatoes will last up to three days at room temperature.

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