The fruit from the prickly pear - a cross between kiwi fruit and a ripe pear - is wonderful.
So far I have puréed and served apple, pear , sweet potato and avocado.
I peeked out and saw my pear tree in a suspicious yoga position.
Most of the time Geraldine sat under a pear tree laughing at Malcolm's dumb jokes.
Their sweet, candied taste adds elegance to tropical fruits, poached pears , and chocolate.
For Janie, the pear tree is the informing image against which all other trees are measured.
Citrus and stone fruits, pears , figs, and pineapple all respond to preservation by this method.
As we tuck into a colourful platter of fresh pineapple, watermelon, kiwi fruit, pears and bananas on the veranda, she cooks up sausages, bacon and pancakes.
When she was a teenager, 16 years old, she used to sit under the pear tree and dream about being a tree in bloom.
Today's crumble features bananas and pears , and a topping starring toasted pecans and bran flakes.