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Pick a perfect pineapple

Pick a perfect pineapple

    Let’s start at the top. When choosing a fresh pineapple, no amount of leaf-tugging or counter-sitting will make it riper or sweeter. That’s because this golden fruit, symbol of hospitality, tropical beaches and tiki parties, is harvested ready to eat. “Pulling a leaf is not the best way to determine if a pineapple … Continue reading

Love a lime for Cinco de Mayo

Love a lime for Cinco de Mayo

All the world loves a lime, despite its mouth-puckering punch. India highlights its extreme acidity in a spicy, garlicky pickle, Peru’s ceviche “cooks” raw fish in lime juice, while Florida’s marble-sized key limes shine in a sweet custard pie, to name a few famous creations. Though the round, seedless, thin-skinned limes we buy from Mexico … Continue reading