Geographical Conditions for Duryun Mountains Pears Pears are one of most popular temperate fruits produced in all parts of Korea. In particular, Haenam region that is free from natural freezing produces the most superior-quality pears with great taste and scent that cannot be experienced in other parts of the world. As they are unique and exclusively superior, they are suitable for overseas exportation.
Values and Uses Pears are good for coughing, urination and digestion and especially food for constipation, thirst after sweating and hangover. Also, albumin and other substance from the leaves are used for cosmetics. They can be enjoyed as canned food, juice, pies and jams. Pear jams especially well-harmonize with any kinds of food, so are used for various dishes in the West and pear wine is enjoyed as high-quality wine.
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