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Edible Fruit Spotlight: Bartlett Pears

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Backstory Bartlett pears surfaced on the fruit scene in 1765 when it was originally discovered in London.   Aliases + AKAs Originally cultivated in England, where the pears were first known as the Stair pear, it was not long before … Continue reading

The Pear Smacks of Nutrients + Flavor

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With December being the National Pear month, it’s only appropriate to send a holiday gift basket with pears. Are pears really diet compatible? Because pears contain almost one forth of the daily recommended value of fiber, the nutrient dense fruit … Continue reading