Offer - Perfectly Ripe Red Pears Waitrose 4 per pack

2.9 out of 5 (38)

18 out of 38 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Mix & Match: Buy any 2 for £4

 - Mix & Match: Buy any 2 for £4. Order by 29/4/2014, offer subject to availability. Maximum 20 promotional items per customer.

life 3 days guaranteed (avg. 5) (avg. 5)*

Suitable for vegetarians

£2.25

Price each: 56.3p

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Product Description

Red Pears.
A much flavoured variety with rosy red blushed skins and a deliciously sweet and aromatic flavour with just a hint of aniseed.

Product Information

Categories


Storage

Refrigerate after purchase.

Prepare & Use

Wash before use. Best served at room temperature.

Country of Origin

Country of origin may vary depending upon seasonality.

Manufacturer

Waitrose Limited,
Bracknell,
Berkshire,
RG12 8YA

Package Type

Tray and Film.

Nutrition

Allergen Information

  • Free from: Nut, Gluten, Wheat

Dietary Information

Wheat Free, Gluten Free, Nut Free

Nutritional Data

Typical Valuesper 100g
Energy179kj
Energy42kcal
Protein0.3g
Carbohydrate10g
of which sugars10g
Fat0.1g
of which saturatestraceg
Fibre3.1g
Sodiumtraceg


Reviews

Customer Reviews

2.9 out of 5

38 customers reviewed this product Average rating 2.9

18 out of 38 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

08 April 2014

yuck

Don't buy, really bad. All 4 has horrible taste.

Rating: 4 star out of 5

30 March 2014

firm texture, sweet flavour

Batches do vary and it's worth eating within two days of purchase. It feels unripe but when bite into it, it's full of flavour and perfect. It holds its texture much better than other pears I've tried. A couple of batches were riper than others so don't hold off!

Rating: 2 star out of 5

23 February 2014

Poor quality

We have ordered these a few times and they have been bruised and rotten in the middle. Very poor quality.

Rating: 2 star out of 5

22 February 2014

when they are good, they are really good

when they are bad they are really bad! ocado should take more care to send out produce that is ripe and ready to eat as you would find in waitrose

Rating: 1 star out of 5

18 January 2014

not ripe and ready but green and unripe

As stated above. These pears were supposed to be red and ripe but mine were hard, green and inedible. Ocado pickers should not pick these. Very bad. Although some have had good pears I will not risk ordering them again.

Recipes

Watercress Soup

Watercress Soup

Serve this velvety smooth soup hot, topped with shavings of Parmesan cheese.

25 mins

Spinach, Pear, and Chicory Salad

Spinach, Pear, and Chicory Salad

An ideal salad to serve alongside duck or red meat dishes.

10 mins

Poire Belle-Hélène

Poire Belle-Hélène

The classic French dessert Poire Belle-Hélène, named after the 1864 Offenbach operetta, makes a wonderful sweet treat for the family.

22 mins

Pear and Grape Salad

Pear and Grape Salad

Cucumber is not often added to sweet dishes, but it works perfectly in this exotic fruit salad.

16 mins

Pears Hélène

Pears Hélène

This classic dish combines poached pears with a rich chocolate sauce.

40 mins

Life guarantee
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