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Pear Comice

Product Description
Description/Taste:
Comice Pears, often referred to as the "Christmas Pear", are renowned for their voluptuous shape and incredibly juicy, buttery flesh. They have a smooth, thin skin that transitions from green to yellow as they ripen, often with a rosy blush. The flavour is exceptionally sweet, rich, and aromatic, making it a favourite for fresh consumption.

Seasons/Availability:
In the UK, Comice Pears are typically in season from late summer through winter, with peak availability from September to January. Local cultivation provides a fresh supply during these months. For extended availability, the UK might import Comice Pears from European countries like France, where they are also popular.

Uses & Flavour Pairings:
Comice Pears are best enjoyed fresh due to their succulent texture and rich flavour. They're an excellent addition to cheese boards, particularly with blue cheeses and brie. Their sweetness also complements salty cured meats, nuts, and wines like Champagne or a robust red. While they're often eaten fresh, they can also be gently poached to enhance their natural sweetness.

History:
Originally from France, Comice Pears have been cultivated since the mid-19th century. Their unrivalled taste and texture quickly garnered them fame, and they found their way to orchards around the world, including the UK, where they've been celebrated as a festive treat, especially during the Christmas season.
SKU: PEARCOME
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