6. If the avocados are not ripe, cover them with newspaper and put them in a paper bag.
If the avocados are green, placing them in the refrigerator will stop the ripening process. You should wrap them with newspaper and place them inside a paper bag. If you want them to mature even faster, place a banana inside the bag.
- With bag: they take 3 to 5 days to mature
- Without a bag: they take up to 7 days
- Bag and banana: 2-3 days