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Pear - Bartlett

Pear - Bartlett

Description

Juicy, sweet, buttery flesh

Applications/Techniques

Great raw in salads

May be poached, grilled, sautéed and roasted.

History

Bartlett pears are picked from the tree when green and mature, but not ripe and must spend a period of time in cold storage  Bartletts need time, at room temperature, to fully ripen to a golden yellow. It is the most widely planted pear in North America and one of the most popular pears in the world.

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