It is rich in fiber and anti-oxidants. Interesting content in vitamin C and it favors the cardiovascular health as well as the transit.
In the 1860s, pear trees replaced the vines affected by phylloxera (a disease). In 1930, the pear experienced a real boom.
Every 2 years, in Moras-en-Valloire, the pear is honored all day in the streets of the village. Direct sale of the producers, brotherhood of the pear, tastings, animations… Next edition on September 18, 2022.
Almost 20 varieties of pears are present on the territory. A local fruit to be bought directly at the markets and from the producers.