making brandy with Summer Crisp Pears

Asked November 7, 2016, 5:55 PM EST

Just curious if these pears would be useful in making a brandy. We normally try to find bartlett pears and looking to plant 2 pear trees thanks

Hillsborough County New Hampshire viticulture wine-making

1 Response

Hello,

Any pear variety can be used to make brandy. There are subtle flavor differences between varieties, but probably not enough to affect the flavor of the brandy noticeably.

Regards,
Carol Quish