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Asian Pears

Kosui

Hosui

Shinseiki

Cho Juro

20th Century

Kikusui

Ya-li

Tsu-Li

Shinko

 

 

KIKUSUI ASIAN PEARS

Also called 21st Century. Round fruit, sometimes knobby, kind of an ugly duckling. Delicious sweet-tart fruit, very juicy. Somewhat larger than 20th Century, skin is yellow on green, and shape not as regular. Excellent for all raw uses.

Season: Late September, October

Size: 12 to 32 per metric layer.

Suggested uses: Fresh eating, salads, cheese platters, grilled, roasted.

Shelf life: Will keep at 32 degrees for 1 month.

 

 

 

 

Penryn Fruit List

Apples

Asian pears

Cherries

Citrus

European Pears

Feijoas

Figs

Grapes

Kiwifruit

Plums

Peaches

Persimmons

Pomegranates

 

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