PLEASE NOTE: We only deliver to HX, OL14-15 and BD13-22 postcodes.

Inspiration for using pears

Pears are a versatile fruit that can be used in a variety of dishes, both sweet and savoury. Here are a few popular ways to cook with pears:

  1. Poaching: Pears can be poached in a sweet liquid, such as wine or honey, to create a delicious dessert.

  2. Roasting: Pears can be roasted with other fruits or vegetables, such as apples or Brussels sprouts, for a sweet and savoury dish.

  3. Salad: Pears can be thinly sliced and added to salads for a sweet and crunchy addition.

  4. Baking: Pears can be peeled, cored, and baked with a filling, such as almond cream or chocolate, to make a delicious dessert.

  5. Chutney: Pears can be combined with other fruits and vegetables, such as apples and onions, to make a sweet and savoury chutney.

  6. Soup: Pears can be blended with other ingredients, such as ginger and cinnamon, to make a creamy and flavourful soup.

  7. Sorbet: Pears can be blended with sugar and lemon juice to make a refreshing sorbet.

  8. Pizza: Pears can be thinly sliced and added to pizza with cheese, bacon and other toppings for a sweet and savoury twist on a classic dish.

These are just a few examples, you can experiment with different ingredients and techniques to find the perfect combination that fits your taste. Pears can be a great ingredient to add to your dishes, both sweet and savoury, adding a touch of sweetness and texture to your meals.

When they're in season you can buy pears online with Fresh Farm Deliveries. We deliver to Halifax, Todmorden, Littleborough, Hebden Bridge, Haworth and surrounding areas (BD13-23, HX and OL14-15 postcodes).