Cleaning fruit_fill sink with water_add 1 C. vinegar_mix_add all fruit and soak for 10 minutes_water will be dirty and fruit will sparkle with no wax or dirty film_great for Berries too as it keeps them from molding
Homemade Fruit and Veggie Wash - An essential, all natural, inexpensive recipe for making your own fruit and veggie wash! Wash away pesticides, dirt, germs and more cup apple cider vinegar cup lemon juice 1 cup water. Leave to air dry
Are you unable to buy organic produce? Find out how to use a natural vinegar wash to reduce the amount of pesticides on your fruits and vegetables! In large bowl cover fruit with 4 parts part white vinegar, soak for 2 mins and rinse
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Use vegetables and fruits to make these nontoxic natural dyes. Mordants/fixatives used: For fruit dyes, simmer the fabric in cup salt and 4 cups water. For vegetable dyes, simmer in one cup vinegar and four cups water.
How to make strawberries last longer - 3 cups water, 1 cup vinegar, soak 10 minutes, dry COMPLETELY - vinegar taste disappears only if completely dry - pack back in original breathable container. Extends life at least days.
DIY Produce Wash: the natural (and super easy) way to wash fruits and veggies without expensive produce cleaners - 2 cups water ½ cup vinegar (plain ol' white vinegar) 1 lemon, juiced (I use a hand-held juicer) 1 bottle (I reuse a glass vinegar bottle)