Ripen Avocados with Apples or Bananas

Ever end up with those rock-hard, tasteless avocados at the grocery store?  Apartment Therapy’s Kitchen zone has a good trick to help ripen up those avocados for your waiting salad or panini.

Ripe bananas release a lot of ethylene, the hormone that triggers ripening in mature fruit, so placing one in a closed paper bag with your under-ripe avocados will speed up the process.

See the full post here.

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