logo

0

added to delivery

IMPORTANT!


Would you like
Delivery or Pickup?

IMPORTANT!


We're sorry, this product is only available for the current week and it appears you are either past the cut-off time or have already received your delivery.

Delivering to: change?

Start Delivery On:

Pear, Asian 1LB

$3.49

Asian pears flesh is ivory to white and it can be crunch, juicy and creamy with a central fibrous core that includes small brown - black seeds.
When Asian pears are ripe they are crisp with a sweet, low acidity, floral flavor and a fragrant aroma.

Harkers, Cawston BC (Certified Organic)

Will keep stored in the refrigerator for up to one month.

Asian pear has a firm, crisp texture making them a popular addition to salads. They are also a great to pair with any cheese. The sweet flavor and juiciness of the pear will add moisture to cakes, pies, muffins and quick breads. Try using them as a substitute wherever apples are called for.

Pear Dessert: Ricotta Stuffed Asian Pears with Cinnamon Recipe


This ricotta stuffed pears with cinnamon recipe is incredibly rich and satisfy - and healthy! The ultimate pear dessert without the guilt.



Prep Time10 minutes

Total Time10 minutes



Servings 4 servings


Ingredients




  • 4 whole Asian pears ripe

  • 1 cup ricotta cheese room temperature

  • 1 tablespoon honey

  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon

  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger

  • Cinnamon for dusting





Instructions





  • Slice pears in half. Using a spoon or melon baller, remove the seeds and scoop a divot out of the center of each pear half, making it large enough to hold at least 1 tablespoon of filling.



  • In a small bowl, mix ricotta and honey until they are completely combined. Stir in cinnamon and ginger.



  • Fill the center of each pear half with ricotta filling. Don’t be afraid to heap it on. This is good stuff, and it's not bad for you! Sprinkle each pear half with a light dusting of cinnamon.



  • Eat immediately. If covered, they will keep a couple of hours




Asian pears are low in calories with about 50 calories per medium sized pear. They are a good source of vitamin C with each pear containing 8% of your daily requirement and provide a fair amount of fiber, most of which is found in the skin. In Chinese medicine Asian pears are considered a cooling fruit and are used for detoxification purposes and to treat coughs, laryngitis, ulcers and constipation. They are also used in Chinese medicine to help promote a healthy complexion, eliminate under eye circles and relieve retina pain.

Customers also added these items

MY DELIVERIES

This delivery truck is empty!

ADD SOME PRODUCTS