How to choose, prepare, and store Dragonfruit.
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Buying Dragonfruit

Look for:
dragonfruit that is uniformly pink in color and gives a little.

dragonfruit that has spots and is hard. Also avoid if you see brown leaves or a dry, brown stem.

Seasonality: Late winter and spring

Storing Dragonfruit

Dragonfruit will keep in the refrigerator up to 5 days.

Preparing Dragonfruit

Cut in half, then use a spoon to separate the flesh from the skin. The skin is not edible.

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