Organic Comice Pears

Often called the “Christmas Pear,” sweet-tasting Comice are famous for being included in gourmet fruit baskets, including Harry & David’s line. Their sugary flavor and juicy texture make Comice the ultimate dessert pear, however they’re not ideal for cooking. Match Comice with soft cheeses, chocolate, caramel or simply enjoy the taste of Comice in its natural state.

Comice pictured left – other dessert pears are Forelle (middle) and Seckel (right). Inside, Comice Pears ripen to a creamy, buttery texture that is succulent and juicy. Check the neck for ripeness with gentle thumb pressure.