Enjoy unsung and fun facts about canned pears, canning, and the Pacific Northwest canned pear industry. Download a full sized infographic to post in the kitchen, cafeteria or classroom.

Who isn't looking for a new way to use classic ingredients? For inspiration, we asked a few chefs to turn their attention to USA canned pears. The results show just how versatile canned pears are in Pear, Roasted Winter Squash and Wheat Berry Salad; Oatmeal and Pear Pudding Brle; and Moroccan Pear and Chicken Bastilla (pictured). Prepare to enjoy!


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Here's one of our favorite canned pear holiday recipes that's both easy on the cook and a guaranteed crowd-pleaser, Pear Crme Brle.  


Do you have a favorite holiday canned pear recipe? We'll reward the first 10 readers that send their go-to canned pear recipe with a $25 Amazon gift card. Simply send your recipe to playwithyourpears@gmail.com, along with your name and email address, for a chance to win! 


See if you can find 21 dishes in this word search that we like enhanced with canned pears.

Northwest Bartlett pear growers and canners proudly produce an annual supply of top quality canned pears. A convenient, popular and tasty contribution to a healthy diet, a selection of canned pear forms is always available. Be sure to check that the label says USA-grown.