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Choose bananas with slight green on the stem and tip as they ripen after harvest. They should be firm without bruises. Store unripe bananas at room temperature and ripe bananas in the refrigerator for up to two weeks. The skin may turn black, but this just means it is time for a Banana Smoothie, Banana Bread, or Banana Pancakes (and worst case, you can always freeze bananas for later!)
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Everything you need to know about bananas, including the main varieties, how to store them, how to ripen them faster, and nutrition information.