How do I know when a kiwifruit is ripe?

Generally, speaking, when a kiwifruit yields to slight pressure, like an avocado or peach, it is ready to eat. SunGold Kiwifruit may be ready to eat when you purchase them so, after you bring them home, just put them in the refrigerator. They taste sweeter when softer.

Remember, if you don’t want the kiwifruit to ripen further, put it in your refrigerator. You should be able to store it for 1–2 weeks.

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Zespri Kiwifruit is available at retailers all across the United States and Canada.

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