beautifood bite | pears
Autumn is here and pears are officially in season!
There are over 3000 varieties of pears in the world all with beautifully sweet and fragrant flavours to nourish your body coming into the colder months.
FOOD ACTIVES: Fibre (one pear can give you nearly 25% of your daily fibre intake), antioxidants, vitamins A, Vitamin B, Vitamin C, and potassium.
BEAUTY BOOST: A fantastic anti-ageing fruit, adding pears to your diet will help to protect and maintain the collagen in your skin to keep it feeling plump and smooth. The Vitamin C in pears also helps to reduce damage from free radicals that cause wrinkles and skin damage. The high fibre content in pears means they are also great for your digestive system but be sure to eat their skin as it contains over half of the pear’s total dietary fibre.
COOK: eat fresh, add to salads, poach or caramelise for a healthy dessert, use in cakes and tarts or make into a chutney.
TIP: Pears are great for a quick and natural energy boost due to it’s high amounts of fructose an glucose.
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