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Clever Ideas For Using Up End Of Season Fruits

Clever Ideas For Using Up End Of Season Fruits

Reducing food waste and hard economic times are good motivators for using up every last bit of what we buy. Beyond jams, smoothies and putting them in muffins, make use of the following frugal tips for saving the last of the season’s fruits. Dehydrating is a good way to preserve fruit. Dehydrators are an energy efficient way to dry foods, but if you don’t have one you can use an oven set at a low temperature. One suggestion is to soak them in water and lemon juice prior to dehydrating to keep them plump and to reduce a bruised appearance…. read more