ADA Conference: Perfect Pearsby
The Pear Bureau was present at the ADA's Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo last weekend, and I finally learned how to store my favorite fruit.
Pears at the supermarket -- or green market -- are not...
A Nice Fall Treat - Poached Pears Recipeby
This past week I was in the Bay Area for a nutrition conference. It was a wonderful conference with a lot of great speakers and I am so glad that I attended. On the last day of the conference, one...
How to Ripen Pearsby
How to Ripen PearsPears ripen when picked.
pears-picked-ConferencePears will ripen
in the house at cool room temperature.
Traditionally, pears were put in a drawer (so dark) in a chest
When is it time to pick pears?by
When is the right time to pick pears? Pears will ripen according to variety, weather and location.
picking-pearsPears are ready to pick when they are:
firm – but the flesh...
Pick Pears before the Windby
before freezing them for a special occassion!
We have managed to pick the pears...
Pick Pears before the Wind damages them. Branches and twigs hitting the pears will bruise...
Menu Plan Monday: Pearsby
around these parts. I’m taking 3 exams, going to a weeklong conference, teaching two more classes , preparing... new cookbook (review here) , the daring baker challenge, a chocolate hazelnut torte and an apple/pear...
Pear & Almond Turnoversby
fell on a couple of ripe british conferencepears, bought the week before as bullets... and the kitchen was filled with the soothing scent of warm pear and almond. The baking tray was glossy...