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: Nectarines

How to choose: Look for aromatic, unblemished nectarines that yield slightly to the touch. Avoid nectarines that are overly soft or hard.

How to store: Store fully ripe nectarines in a sealed container or plastic bag in the refrigerator for up to five days. Be sure they have ripened first, as they will not ripen in the refrigerator.

Melon and Nectarines with Parma Ham
Southern Charm


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