Harker's Organics
Local Organic Pears, Danjou
Product code: PR100208LCO
for 2 Medium Pears
Organic Organic Vegan/Dairy Free Vegan/Dairy Free GMO Free GMO Free
About the product
This mild flavored, almost spicy pear has skin a deep shade of green at harvest that becomes lighter, flecked with yellow when carefully ripened. Danjou pear is a salad pear and best when eaten fresh. This pear has abundant juice when ripe and has a sweet mellow flavour. Ripen at room temperature until they yield to gentle pressure.
This product traveled 349 km to reach our warehouse.
Features: Organic , GMO Free , Vegan/Dairy Free
General information
Storage Tip: Unripe pears can be stored in the fridge where they will ripen although much more slowly than at room temperature. To ripen your pears faster, put them in a bag with an apple or banana.

Did you know... Pears are a very healthy first fruit for babies because few babies are allergic to them.

Culinary Compatibility: Cranberries, ginger, raisins, dates, goats cheese, Parmesan cheese.

Health Information: The skin of a pear is the most nutritious part because it contains lots of fibre. Pears contain pectin which helps control cholesterol. Pears are a good source of boron, which reduces osteoporosis.
About the vendor
Harker's Organics
Cawston, BC
Bruce and Kathy Harker specialize in growing and marketing certified organic fruits and vegetables on their family farm. Located in sunny Cawston, BC’s fruit-tree hub, the farm represents some of the incredible variety you’ll find in this area: apples, pears, peaches as well as ground crops, including: tomatoes, peppers, squash, corn, pumpkins and onions.

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