Do All Fruits Continue to Ripen After They’re Picked?

Fruits fall into two categories in answer to this question:  Climateric which means that they do continue to ripen and nonclimateric, those that don’t ripen after picking.   For those that ripen, the agent

Cook With Chef John Ash

I've been asked to do a cooking demonstration at this year's Sonoma Marin Fair in Petaluma on Friday, June 25th at 7 p.m.  This is one of the sweetest fairs in the region and I'm

Wax on… Wax off

It is a common practice in the food industry to put wax on produce.  I don't like the practice and it is another reason why I'm such an advocate of local farmer's markets.