This fragrant baby puree, which you can make in the microwave or on the stove, freezes well for easy thaw-and-serve meals.
To test pears for ripeness, apply gentle pressure near the base. If it yields slightly, itâ€™s ripe. Ripe pears also have sweet, fragrant smell. To ripen pears, store on the counter top in a paper bag. Refrigerate ripe pears until you’re ready to use them.