How to Store Persimmons. Keep these "apples of the Orient" fresh and ripe to eat by following these simple steps.
Things You'll Need
- Paper Bags
- Paper bags
- Small Plastic Containers
Let Fuyu persimmons ripen for a week at room temperature, or place with an apple in a paper bag at room temperature and allow a day or two to ripen.
Let Hachiya persimmons ripen for a week at room temperature, or put in a plastic container with a few drops of brandy or rum on the sepals (the green leaves on top of persimmon). Cover and allow a few days to ripen.
Keep ripe persimmons in a plastic bag in refrigerator.