Tagged with USA Pears

Gift of a Christmas pear

Gift of a Christmas pear

 Meet Comice, courtesy USA Pears  As I stood in the produce section at Sobeys recently, amazed at the plethora of pears on display from Ontario, Italy, Portugal, South Africa and the U.S., the woman beside me picked up a big brown Bosc and shook her head. “This is going to take a long time to … Continue reading

It’s a Pear-Palooza!

It’s a Pear-Palooza!

It’s sad to think most people have never experienced the melt-in-your mouth richness of a ripe, fragrant pear. Bartletts are easy – ripe when they turn sunny yellow. But what about a mottled brown bosc, available now from Ontario growers, or a smooth green anjou? Leave it to USA Pears to come up with the … Continue reading