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Bell Peppers

Bell Peppers

How to choose, prepare, and store Bell Peppers.
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Buying Bell Peppers

Look for:
bell peppers that are thick, firm, and bright with glossy skin.

Avoid:
bell peppers that are shriveled or have soft spots.

Seasonality: All year; peak season is summer/early fall

Storing Bell Peppers

Refrigerate bell peppers in plastic bag and use within 5 days.

Preparing Bell Peppers

Wash and remove the stem and seeds before eating or cooking. When chopping peppers, keep the interior of the pepper facing up rather than the slippery skin.

Recipes:
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