Ripening Tomatoes

Speed up ripening of under-ripe tomatoes by placing them in a brown paper bag and storing them overnight in a dark area.
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Ripening Tomatoes

There may be times when you want to can tomatoes or make tomato sauce but you don't have quite enough ripe tomatoes. There are a couple of ways to hasten the ripening process. Place them in a brown paper bag and store them overnight in a dark area, or try placing them in a covered bowl with an apple. The apple gives off ethylene gas, which hastens ripening.
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