Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Fact of the Day: Alligator Pear

An old nickname for avocados were "alligator pears". 

11 comments:

  1. Avocados are still called alligator pears in China.

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  2. That is such an apt nickname! Have never heard it before!

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  3. Can you make a suitcase out of them? Or shoes?
    Well, at least we'll always have guacamole.

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  4. You had me going. I was thinking it was a different varity of pear.

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  5. I'm buggered if I can see any alligator resemblance.
    Maybe I need my eyes retested??????
    "Alligator, crocodile or great white shark" avocado, they will
    all taste the delightful same to me.
    Colin

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