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9 Ways You Are Ruining Your Favorite Fruits

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9 Ways You Are Ruining Your Favorite Fruits

Now that the season of farmers markets is upon us, there’s no better time to explore far and wide the expansive world of fruits, whether that means slicing up an unusual varietal of apple or taking a chance on something you’ve never tried before, like rambutan or cactus pear.

As fruits abound, however, it also means that it’s time to brush up on your methods of cleaning and preparation, as well as the best practices for creating enviable fruit pies all summer long. To keep your fruits fresh for as long as possible, be careful of how and where you store them — berries, for instance, will stay fresh for much longer with the help of a vinegar bath.