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Young Hawaiian Ginger
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Red Anjou Pears
Inventory, 20 lbs : 3.46
This item was last sold on : 01/18/17
Red Anjou pears have a slight egg shape, rotund at the base with a neck that grows thinner towards the stem. The skin of a Red Anjou pear can be as dark as maroon, a rust-colored red or a lighter, crimson red with occasional striations. Red Anjou pears have a soft, juicy flesh with a mild flavor. The flavor peaks around 2 months after harvest.
Red Anjou pears are available year-round, except for a short time in late summer.
Red Anjou pears are a European pear variety, botanically known as Pyrus communis. They are the red relatives of Green Anjou pears, the only true difference being the color of the fruit’s skin. The ruby-colored pears are known as Red D’Anjou or Red Danjou, the name D’Anjou in French means “of” or “from” referring to the pear’s place of origin: Angers, France.
Red Anjou pears are most often used for their color first, then for their taste and texture. They lend a hint of color to green salads and fruit baskets. Red Anjou pears are nicely suited to poaching in either red or white wine with a touch of cinnamon. Red Anjou pears ripen at room temperature, several days after purchase; refrigerate when ripe for just a few days. To store, keep un-ripened fruit refrigerated for up to two months.
Red Anjou pears were discovered as a “bud sport” growing on a green Anjou pear tree in Medford, Oregon in the 1950s and then again Parkdale, Oregon in the 1970s. Bud sports are naturally occurring mutations that typically go unnoticed on a tree, which was not the case for the Red Anjou pears. Red Anjou pears are predominantly grown in the US Pacific Northwest.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Horton Grand Hotel||San Diego CA||619-544-1886|
|Spoutable||San Diego CA||619-743-7491|
|Decoy Dockside Restaurant||San Marcos CA||760-653-3230|
|Herb & Wood||San Diego CA||619-955-8495|
|Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort||Carlsbad CA||760-602-0800|
|Dolce at the Highlands||San Diego CA||858-847-2740|
|Witts Pickles||San Diego CA||818-635-7587|
|Brooklyn Girl||San Diego CA||619-296-4600|
|Georges at the Cove||San Diego CA||858-454-4244|
|The Pearl Hotel||San Diego CA||877-732-7573|
|The Market by Buon Appetito||San Diego CA||619-237-1335|
|Barleymash||San Diego CA||619-276-6700 x304|
|Sonima Wellness||Encinitas CA||760-230-2560|
|Lodge at Torrey Pines Main||San Diego CA||858-453-4420|
|Sheldons Service Station||La Mesa CA||619-741-8577|
|Leroy's Kitchen & Lounge||Coronado CA||619-522-6890|
|Venissimo Cheese Liberty Station||San Diego CA||619-719-5359|
|Ponsatys||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-771-1871|
|Pacific Coast Grill||Solana Beach CA||858-794-4632|
|Miho Gastrotruck||San Diego CA||619-867-4295|
|Crust Pizzeria-Carlsbad||Carlsbad CA||760-944-1111|
|The Curious Fork||Solana Beach CA||650-468-6195|
|Beaumont's||San Diego CA||858-459-0474|
|Paradise Point Resort Tidal||San Diego CA||858-490-6363|
|Pacific Regent La Jolla||San Diego CA||858-597-8008|
|Uptown Tavern||San Diego CA||619-847-4688|
|Dolce Pane & Vino||Del Mar CA||858-832-1518|
|Starlite Kitchen||San Diego CA||619-358-9766|
|Bread & Cie Café||San Diego CA||619-295-3172|
|Mille Fleurs||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-756-3085|
|Lauberge Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-259-1515|
|Vi At La Jolla Village||San Diego CA||858-646-7700|
|Wyndham SD Bayside||San Diego CA||619-232-3861|
|Waters Catering||San Diego CA||619-276-8803 x4|
Recipes that include Red Anjou Pears. One is easiest, three is harder.
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Liberty Public Market
Near Coronado, California, United States
About 274 days ago, 4/20/16
Food Lion Grocery Store Near Wallace, North Carolina, United States
About 396 days ago, 12/20/15
PCC Natural Markets
PCC Natural Markets - FremontNear Seattle, Washington, United States
600 N 34th St, Seattle 98103
About 403 days ago, 12/13/15
Spotter's comments : Red Anjou Pears spotted at PCC Natural Markets. A spicy, sweet, winter pear and a crimson variety of the Anjou!
Fresh Pick Market Near Burbank, Illinois, United States
About 698 days ago, 2/21/15
Spotter's comments : Red Anjou Pears spotted at Fresh Pick Market.