see cactus pear
From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.
Perk up your salads, appetizers or just a simple cheese-and-cracker plate. You can do a lot more with pears than snacking (but that’s still a good way to eat ‘em).
Pick up a few varieties of these delicate Autumn gems next time you're at the market.
Make this healthy, textured salad for the holidays and throughout the winter months.
Make homemade pear chutney to serve with chicken or pork, with a cheese plate, over yogurt or on a sandwich.
Also known as “apple pears” these crunchy, yet juicy fruits are a seasonal treat to savor! Gobble ‘em up while you can.
There’s a lot folks don’t show enough love to this underappreciated fruit. Find out what you've been missing.
Start the new year off right with an easy-to-make, delicious, healthy and party-ready appetizer: pears wrapped in hummus and turkey.
It appears that pears are everywhere — but are they the new apples?
It’s a fabulous time of year for pears! Take advantage of the sweet flavor and dose of fiber and potassium in these innovative recipes.