Xenia

XENIA®

The Xenia® is a fairly new pear on the Dutch market. It's a firm pear with a long shelf life.

This pear is an intersection of:
Triomphe de Vienne x Krier

Usage:
Eating pear

Recognizability
The large Xenia often have a convex pear shape, sometimes diabolo-shaped. The smooth fruit skin has a green base color. After keeping the color is more yellow green. 

status
Flesh is very firm and crunchy. Xenia is quite moist, not dripping. It tastes good, crisp with a light aroma, pleasant edible.