Make the most of your farmers market bounty when you learn this how-to Kitchen Hack designed to make your life easier. Store Tomatoes Stem End Down and stop worrying about unnecessary food waste.
Store Tomatoes Stem End Down
Store Tomatoes Stem End Down to make them last longer! You probably already know that tomatoes taste fresher if they are not stored in the refrigerator. You also probably know they don’t always last as long as you want on the counter top either if you just drop them and go. You might be inclined to store them in the refrigerator anyway just to ‘be sure’, but that sacrifices flavor and vital nutrients. This Kitchen Hack keeps your tomatoes farm fresh so you can enjoy the wonderful benefits of this vibrant fruit long after you are home.
If you Store Tomatoes Stem End Down, it prevents air from entering and moisture from exiting where the stem used to be. It is such a simple hack you are going to wonder why you didn’t do it before! This way your tomatoes will stay firm and farm fresh for about a week when you store them stem end down on the countertop at room temperature. Now that you know how to keep your tomatoes fresh longer, learn this useful Kitchen Hack: How To Cut Cherry Tomatoes. It’s an easy way to enjoy deliciously simple recipes like this Farmers Market Bruschetta Toast.
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