Regardless of age, I have not yet met someone who dislike fruits. Although I have met very few who have allergic reactions to citrus variety but even so, they take a small bite of an orange because it is delicious. Aside from the savory taste, fruits have some other benefits when eaten.
Fruits are very important in our diet because they provide the necessary vitamins and nutrients that strengthen our body. Thus, our immune system is ready to respond whenever our body is attacked by illnesses. However, we do not just eat fruits right off the tree unless of course they are ripe. That is why in this article, you will learn 7 Tips To Buy Perfectly Ripe Fruit.
The first fruit on the list is one that is perpetually present wherever we go. An apple a day really can help keep the doctor away. And they are delicious. They are also one of the easiest fruits to determine if ripe or now. Make sure the color is appropriate of its variety and it is firm under my touch. As a general rule, always avoid those that are soft and mealy.
The next time that you are feeling down, take a banana. Most supermarkets don’t have ripe bananas because the general public thinks they have gone bad when they get ripe. A ripe banana will be spotty, not pretty and yellow all over. And certainly not green! Its very important that you eat your bananas ripe because one that isn’t ripe could give you digestive issues. The starch of an unripe banana wreaks havoc on the digestive tract. Below is a picture of a ripe banana.
As I have shared previously, when you go to tropical countries or areas, you are able to see coconut trees everywhere. Why so? Coconuts have several uses. For one, it can be used as lumber; if you dry the leaves properly, you can use a part of it to make broomsticks. Another is that its fruit contains milk and meat which are edible. It is as if coconut is the tree of life.
The video above will help you know you are getting a rip coconut.
I have saved the most difficult fruits until last. These are the ones people always ask us about. If you love fruit and want to eat a wide variety that is fresh and delicious, get tips for buying ripe fruit on the next page below.