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Freshness beyond com-pear  - Pears

Use within 5–7 days for whole pears3–4 days for cut pears

How to Store Pears

  • Refrigerate Refrigerate

    Whole pears can be kept uncovered in the refrigerator or in a loose Glad® Zipper 2-in-1 Gallon bag.

  • Prep Prep

    To cut pears, core them and cut into wedges of desired size. Dip slices quickly in an equal mixture of lemon juice and water.

  • Seal Seal

    Seal pear slices in a Glad® Zipper Bag. Squeeze out as much air as possible when closing the bag.

  • Refrigerate Refrigerate

    Store in the refrigerator.

Keeps for 8–10 months

How to Freeze Pears

  • Prepare Prepare

    Bring 3 cups water and 2 cups sugar to a boil. Stir in 1/2 tsp ascorbic acid (Fruit Fresh) or 2–3 tbsp lemon juice.

  • Add Add

    Peel, core and slice pears then add to syrup. Boil for 2 mins. Let mixture cool.

  • Place Place

    Place into FreezerWare™ container after cooling, leaving 1/2-inch headroom.

  • Freeze Freeze

    Seal and place in the deepest part of the freezer.