Products

Products

Pears

Dutoit produces a range of traditional pear varieties that has become synonymous with the offering of South African pears. Forelle, the blushed pear, is showing significant growth. We grow some of the finest Abate Fetel, a favourite among European consumers.

 

 

Bon Chretian

Available

January

A bell shaped, green pear with pale white, juicy flesh - a buttery and classic pear

 

Packham's Triumph

Available

February - December

A bulbous, wide-bottomed pear green skin that ripens to a light yellow. A sweet and juicy white flesh with a smooth texture - a classic

 

Doyenne du Comice

Available

February - June

A pear with a distinctly squat shape, large bulbous bottom and a short, well-defined neck with a blush. A sweet aroma with juicy, soft and creamy flesh

 

Bosc

Available

February - March

A large pear with elongated neck and a rounded bottom with a golden russet-coloured skin. A dense texture, creamy, off-white, juicy flesh with a pleasantly sweet flavour

 

Abate Fetel

Available

March - June

A long, slightly banana-shaped pear with slight russeting. The white flesh has a slightly crisp texture and a sweet flavour

 

Forelle

Available

April, November, December

A bell shaped pear with green-yellow skin that is dotted with crimson red freckles - a fragrant experience with crisp, firm yet juicy flesh