Many Fruits and Vegetables will ripen faster if they are stored loosely in a paper bag.
These fruits emit a gas that if it doesn't disperse will accelerate the ripening process.
Check Google for which ones, but Tomatoes are one.
Agreed, Don! That's a time-honored way. Gave you an 'up' vote.
Place an already ripe banana with the fruit. Ripe bananas give off ethylene, a gas which speeds the ripening of fruit. Bananas give off more ethylene than other fruits.
The best way I know to ripen fruit is to put whatever kind of fruit you're trying to ripen with a banana in a paper bag with the bag closed for A day or two. Bananas ripen the fastest of any fruit out there because of the gas they emit from their peels, you will have no trouble ripening other fruits with them. Just make sure you don't forget on them as they ripen fast. Hope this helps you a lot. Take care!
by mavy7 years ago
For me banana because aside that it can make your skin healthy it is also good for the heart.
by JohnM6 years ago
How does fruit ripen in a brown paper bag?
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What is your favorite fruit or vegetable?I love almost all veggies and fruits! Mostly strawberries and tomatoes
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