Folklore about Salt and Peeling Apples

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Peeled Apples Brown

To celebrate our 225th anniversary, we’re looking through our archives to bring you 225 pieces of wit, wisdom, and fun in a series we’re calling Almanac Treasures (see more of them here).

Drop peeled apples, pears, and potatoes in cold, lightly salted water to prevent from turning brown.

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1992 Old Farmer's Almanac

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