Tag: summer pear

Tyson Pear: Portrait of an Heirloom Fruit

Tyson Pear: Portrait of an Heirloom Fruit

  The Tyson pear is summer’s answer to winter’s Comice. I spent the first twenty-some years of my life eating but one pear: the Bartlett, first found canned, bobbing in a soup of syrupy sweetness, second as the only option in the grocery store produce aisle.  Years later, […]