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Pomegranate

How do you know when a pomegranate is ripe?

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February 08, 2014 5:43PM

== == Pomegranates are ripe when the skin is a crimson color, and the fruit should feel heavy and the skin should be shiny. You should avoid fruit with cracks and splits in the skin.
A pomegranate is ripe when the skin is bright red, and you are able to scratch it with your fingernail. not applying too much pressure!