Fresh fruit is a delightful treat, but maintaining the perfect banana can be a challenge.
Here are six effective tips to ensure your bananas stay fresh and delicious.
– Bananas release ethylene gas, but hanging them slows the process. – Hanging keeps them from bruising as they ripen.
Hang Your Bananas:
Choose the greenest bananas to allow them to ripen slowly at home.
Buy Green Bananas:
Use plastic wrap or aluminum foil to wrap banana stems individually.
Wrap Banana Stems:
Store fully ripened bananas in the fridge to extend freshness.
Place Ripe Bananas in the Fridge
Freeze peeled, individual bananas or banana slices in airtight bags.
Freeze Your Bananas:
– A product that slows down ripening with a cute knit "hat." – How It Works: Silicone cup blocks ethylene gas release.
Buy a Banana Hat:
Enjoy your delicious, fresh bananas for longer with these simple tips.