Category: Food & Eating

The Season for Pawpaws

The unusual and elusive pawpaw fruit is now available for $5.99 per pound at Cornell Orchards store on Route 366, as well as P&C Fresh. But the soft, tropical-tasting fruit ripens quickly and bruises easily, so they won’t be available for long. The homely pawpaw fruits are light green, with some large brown splotches. To eat […]

Category: Food & Eating

Paw Paws and Kiwi Berries available now

Today I biked up to the Cornell Orchards on a quest for paw paws, an unusual fruit native to our region, that is sometimes compared to mangoes, papayas, and bananas. They will not be available for long, the cashier warned me. Same goes for the lovely kiwi berries, sold by the pint, which are grape-sized […]