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Used frequently in Thai cooking.
In general, herbs should be fresh looking, crisp and brightly-colored.
Avoid herbs that are wilted, have dry brown areas, or are pale or yellow in color. Slimy looking dark spots with small areas of mold indicate old product or poor handling.
Most herbs benefit from being stored with freshly cut stems in a glass of water - either in or out of the refrigerator.
Herbs will not ripen further after harvest.
Amount per serving
Papayas that are one-quarter to one-half ripe should keep for one to two weeks. Ripen papayas at room temperature and never store a papaya that is (...)
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