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Learn this trick to have a fresh papaya for longer

26 mayo, 2021

We know: keep the fresh papaya It is not always possible, and this is due to the temperature changes so common in this season of the year, and because, being a fruit of considerable size, it takes up a lot of space in the fridge.

However, there are ways beyond the refrigerator to keep this fruit fresh. Today we show you a trick that will help you a lot so that the papaya you bought at the supermarket last longer. Take note!

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Trick to keep fresh papaya out of the fridge

fresh papaya

Learn how to keep papaya fresh with this trick. (Photo: Getty Images)

You need:

  • 1 clean damp cloth
  • Clear plastic bag or plastic wrap
  • 1 paper napkin

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  1. Clean the outside of the papaya to remove dirt or other dirt, as well as bacteria, and dry with the paper napkin so that it does not have moisture.
  2. Wrap the papaya with the plastic wrap or plastic bag.
  3. Place the papaya in a cool, dry, dark place where light does not easily reach (a cupboard can be ideal).

Eye: It is important that you use a transparent bag so that you can see how much the papaya is ripening.

In case the papaya is cut or in parts:

  • Wrap the papaya with the clean kitchen towel and place it in a container with a tight lid. You can also do it with plastic wrap.
  • You can keep it in the refrigerator, yes, in the part where it is less cold.

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