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Strawberries

Strawberries

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

Look for:
brightly colored, plump strawberries with fresh green caps.

Avoid:
strawberries that are wilted, moldy, bruised and have white or green parts.

Seasonality: Spring and summer

Storing Strawberries

Refrigerate ripened strawberries 1 to 2 days.

Preparing Strawberries

Just before eating or cooking with strawberries, swish in a bowl of cold water to clean. Do not soak the strawberries. Hull (remove the leaves and green caps) and slice strawberries as desired.

Recipes:
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