homemade pectin possible w/hard pears?

Discussion in 'Egg, Chicken, & Other Favorite Recipes' started by 3goodeggs, Jun 17, 2010.

  1. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

    May 22, 2009
    North Central Florida
    I have a half bushel of hard green pears. I had to get the limb off of the fence. These are Florida pears, the hard crunchy kind. (sand or asian?) I know regular pears-when ripe -are low in pectin, would this be a gigantic waste of time? I hate to waste them... and it would be great to have a pantry full of pectin, but all I see recipes for is hard green apples.

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