Pear - Nashi

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Nashi Pear

  • Technically a pear.
  • Round in shape, like an apple.
  • Cream/white flesh which is firm, crisp and juicy.
  • Skin is green/yellow.
  • Skin is russeted (brown speckled).
  • Has the appearance and texture of an apple and the flavour of a pear.

Health Benefits

An excellent source of vitamin C and dietary fibre.

100g of Nashi yields the following:

  • Calories – 42
  • Total Carbs – 4% of DV
  • Protein – 0.5g
  • Dietary Fibre – 14% of DV
  • Vitamin C – 6% of DV

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Selecting tips

Select nashi which are firm and plump with unblemished skin. The skin, depending upon variety, may be either clear green-yellow, partially russeted or fully russeted and cinnamon like in colour.

Storage

Ripen at room temperature and store in the refrigerator crisper for a short time.

Product Of Australia