There’s one really special fruit that brings me back to my childhood, and those delicious treats are crisp and sweet Asian pears. My family’s backyard was lined with a row of Asian pear trees and boy did they produce the most bountiful fruit. Whenever I wanted an after school snack, my grandpa would happily pluck a few for me to gobble up.
I saw them recently at the grocery store and I stopped in my tracks. I knew I had to grab a few and make them into a recipe. You really don’t need to do much to make these pears shine, just add some fresh vegetables and you’ve got a healthy Asian pear salad with orange ginger dressing waiting to disappear into your blissful bellies….