Taste: aromatic, sweet vanilla flavor that we think of as classic “pear” taste.
- Have about 112 calories per medium-sized fruit and 6.3 grams of fiber
- High in vitamin C and contain a ton of antioxidants in their skin
When to Find Bartlett Pears: This pear is classified as a summer pear, and so comes into season toward the end of August.
Best Uses For Bartlett Pears: If prepared while slightly under-ripe, they hold up well to baking, stewing and canning, and when ripe and soft they are a luscious snack simply eaten out of hand.
How to Store Bartlett Pears: Like all pears, keep Bartlett pears in your refrigerator once they are ripe.
Medium Basket 2.5 -3Lbs Approx 5-6 pieces depending on size and variety
Large Basket 5Lbs Approx 9-11 pieces depending on size and variety
*Keep refrigerated to last up to 2-3 weeks. On your counter for 1-3 days to keep ripening.