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Asian Pears

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20th Century

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20th CENTURY ASIAN PEARS

packed 20th Century pears

Buy 20th Century pears: Please come see us at the Wednesday Santa Monica Farmers Market. Our stand is in front of Restaurant Lago, just below 3rd Street Promenade on Arizona avenue.

Season: Late August to October

Description: Also called Nijisseiki, a light-textured, juicy, sweet-tart fruit with a hint of citrus. Green on yellow skin, round shaped. David Karp's favorite. Tends to run smaller than other varieties. Children love this fruit.

Size: 20 to 40 per metric layer

Suggested uses: Fresh eating, salads, great with sashimi, cheese platters. Best served chilled.

Shelf life: Will keep at 32 degrees for 1 month.

Penryn Fruit List

Apples

Asian pears

Bamboo Shoots

Cherries

Citrus

European Pears

Feijoas

Figs

Grapes

Kiwifruit

Plums

Peaches

Persimmons

Pomegranates

 

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