How can you tell when damsons are ripe?

Answer Look for the following signs: * come readily away from the tree when gently pulled. * purple skin * fall from the tree if it is gently shaken - careful, as they bruise easily. * insides yellow ... Read More »

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How to Tell When Fruit Is Ripe?

Fruit tastes best when it's ripe, when the natural sugars are at their peak and before they have started to ferment, but you can't usually taste test a fruit for ripeness before you buy it. You can... Read More »

How can you tell when a cantaloupe is ripe?

Answer stem drys up, good color, has a ripe smell, sounds kinda hollow when thumped,

How do you tell when a rockmelon is ripe?

Rockmelons are ripe when the stem they are attached by shrivels up. Also, they turn slightly yellow underneath. They develop a characteristic fruity odor.

How do I tell when a star fruit is ripe?

Star fruit is traditionally waxy and golden-yellow or green in color. When purchasing star fruit, make sure the skin is firm and shiny and that the color is even. Try not to purchase star fruit wit... Read More »