Subarashii Kudamono - A Quest For Perfection

Sampling Events

September 14, 2014 - Noon to 6 PM
Clam Jam!

Between 2nd & 3rd Streets
at Ferry St
Easton, PA
Welcome to the first annual street festival, Clam Jam! hosted by Third & Ferry Fishmarket Restaurant in Easton, PA. Ticket holders will enjoy great food, drink and music during this outdoor festival celebrating all things clams & shellfish! Stop by the Subarashii Kudamono tent during this event and celebrate the start of the harvest season with samples of fresh Asian Pears, dried Asian Pears, Asian Pear Spread, Pear Blossom Honey and Asian Pear Wines.
Dried pears, spread & honey will be available for purchase. To enjoy a glass of our Asian Pear Wine stop by the 3rd & Ferry tent to purchase by the glass! Clam Jam for more info, schedule and tickets.

September 16, 2014
In-store sampling at Whole Foods in Maryland!

11355 Woodglen Drive
Rockville, MD
Enjoy samples of our all-natural dried Asian Pears when you visit the produce department at this Whole Foods' location. Paired with a popular Whole Foods' cheese this will be a wonderful offering to sample.

September 18, 2014 - 4 to 7 PM
E-cyle Day at Whole Foods!

Whole Foods, North Wales
1210 Bethlehem Pike
North Wales, PA
Sample dried Asian Pears, all-natural and no additives, during this in-store event at this Whole Foods location.

September 20, 2014
In-store tasting of dried Asian Pears in North Wales

Whole Foods, North Wales
1210 Bethlehem Pike
North Wales, PA
Enjoy samples of our dried Asian Pears during this in-store tasting event. Visit the produce department for free samples of our all-natural dried Asian Pears. Check out the creative pairing of our dried fruit with a popular Whole Foods' cheese, too!

Saturday September 20, 2014
Noon to 3 PM
Asian Pear Sampling event in Berks County

Kimberton Whole Foods
1139 Ben Franklin Hwy
Douglassville, PA
Join Subarashii at the first ever in-store sampling event at Kimberton Whole Foods at their Berks County location, Kimberton- Douglassville for more info, schedule and tickets. Samples of dried Asian Pears, Asian Pear Spread and Asian Pear Honey plus terrific pairings of dried pears and spread with featured cheeses and artisnal breads. Looking for gluten free items for your pantry? Many of the offerings sold & sampled during this event will be gluten free. This event is free, products will be available for purchase.

September 26, 2014 - 7 to 10 PM
Mainline Wine & Food Affair

Hotel Desmond
1 Liberty Blvd
Malvern, PA 19355 Join Subarashii Kudamono at this annual food & wine festival hosted by MainLine Today Magazine. Enjoy samples of fresh gourmet Asian Pears along with samples Subarashii's select wines. Visit Food Wine Affair for more info and tickets.

September 26, 27, & 28, 2014
Wegmans Weekend of Asian Pears!

Asian Pears from Subarashii Kudamono arrive at select, Eastern Pennsylvania Wegmans' stores. Enjoy free samples of Asian Pears from PA grower Subarashii during this marathon of Asian Pear in-store tastings! Check back soon for details including store locations and times.

Saturday October 4th & Sunday October 5th, 2014
Noon to 5 PM both days
Artisan Cheese & Wine Pairing Event Weekend

Berks County Wine Trail
8 member wineries in Berks County, PA
Enjoy a self-guided tour of 8 unique wineries in Berks County during this annual celebration of cheese, wine and gourmet Asian Pears! Explore different featured wines at each stop along your scenic travels along with different artisan cheeses including 8 different varieties of samples of Subarashii fresh Asian Pears. For more info visit the Events page at Berks County Wine Trail. For tickets, purchase direct from Subarashii Kudamono 610 282 7588 or any of the 8 participating Berks County Wine Trail wineries. You can also purchase tickets online at Local Wine Events.

Friday October 17, 2014 - 3 to 7 PM
5K Classic - Women's Pre-race Expo

St. Luke's West End Medical Center
501 Centronia Rd
Allentown, PA
Race entrants, organizers, volunteers, and sponsors will enjoy samples of our fresh Asian Pears during this annual pre-race registration and information celebration. For more info about the Expo; 5K Classic for more info about the race.

Saturday October 18, 2014
8 AM to 11:30 AM
5K Classic - Run for the Cure

Little Lehigh Parkway
Allentown, PA
Runners & walkers will taste that winning feeling when they complete this annual race & walk for the cure. At the end of the race/walk will be freshly sliced samples of our gourmet Asian Pears for the runners to enjoy and re-charge! 5K Classic for more info about the race.

Friday October 17, Saturday October 18, Sunday October 19, 2014
Taste! Food & Wine Festival

Valley Forge Casino & Resort
1160 First Ave King of Prussia, PA
Friday 4 to 8 PM
Saturday 11 to 3 PM & 4 to 8 PM
Sunday Noon to 4PM
Join Subarashii Kudamono during this expansive gourmet food & wine festival. Enjoy samples of fresh Asian Pear varieties as well as samples of dried Asian Pears and Asian Pear Spread. Also featured will be samples of Subarashii's select wines & spirits. Dried Asian Pears, Pear Spread and wines will be available for purchse during the event. TASTE! for more info and tickets.

Thursday October 23, 2014
Asian Pear Vertical Wine Dinner

Square 1682
Hotel Palomar
121 South 17th St
Philadelphia, PA
Celebrate the harvest season during this signature culinary event. Each Fall season Subarashii celebrates its array of unique Asian Pear varieties with a unique chef and restaurant. Join Excecutive Chef Caitlin Mateo and her wonderful interpretations of our Asian Pears and other offerings in an original, multi-course menu. Each course will feature a different variety of Asian Pear "peared" with a different offering from Subarashii's portfolio of wines & spirits. Check back soon for details, pricing, and sneak peeks of the upcoming menu. For reservations please call Square 1682 at 215 563 5008. For general info, please call Subarashii Kudamono 610 282 7588.


For a complete listing of all of our wine & spirits tastings, visit


Enjoy a look back at our earlier Asian Pear Sampling Events:

2014 Sampling Events

Check back soon for details about more delicious opportunities to meet us and sample wonderful fruit from Subarashii Kudamono throughout the 2014 year:

Dried Asian Pears & Pear Spread tastings - Winter thru Summer 2014

Fresh Asian Pear tastings -
September thru December 2014

Asian Pear Cider tasting -
October thru December 2014

Thursday March 27th, 2014 - 6 to 8 PM
Dried Asian Pear Tasting
at Mrs Greens!

64 Princeton Highstown Rd
West Windsor Twp, NJ 08550
Join Subarashii as it celebrates with other local growers the grand opening of Mrs Green's Natural Market at their newest store in New Jersey! Enjoy free samples of dried Asian Pears and other goodies during your newfound Mrs Green's shopping experience. Dried Pears available for purchase as well. For more info about Mrs Greens all natural markets.

Saturday April 5th, 2014 - 4 to 8 PM
First Saturday:
The Frederick Basket Company

12 N. East Street
Everedy Square
Frederick, MD 21701
Join Subarashii during main street in Frederick, MD's "First Saturday" event. Visit us at Frederick Basket Company as you stroll down N. East Street for samples of all things Asian Pear during this community event. Subarashii gourmet offerings will be available for purchase during this event.

Sunday April 13, 2014 - 11 AM to 4 PM
Philly Farm Food Fest

Enjoy a day of sampling and purchasing foods and produce from local farms all under 1 roof! Whole Foods presents the 3rd Annual Philly Farm Food Fest hosted by Fair Foods Philadelphia and PASA. Stop by Subarashii Kudamono's table for the delicious opportunity to sample and purchase dried Asian Pears and Asian Pear Spread - both are are natural! For more info and tickets: Farm Fest

Sunday April 27th, 2014 - 10 AM to 2 PM
Whole Foods Wynnwood: Anniversary Celebration!

339 East Lancaster Ave Wynnwood, PA 19096 Enjoy samples of gourmet foods, local produce and other offerings at Whole Foods Wynnewood and celebrate their 19th Anniversary in the community! Joining in on the festivities will be Subarashii Kudamono with samples of its all natural, dried Asian Pears! Check back soon for details about other gourmet samples from Subarashii! Dried Asian Pears will be available for sale at Whole Foods Wynnewood.

Summer 2014
Taste Dried Asian Pears
at Whole Foods!

Check back soon for details about opportunities to sample our Dried Asian Pears at select Whole Foods in PA, MD, DC, VA, NJ, KY and OH. 

Saturday June 7, 2014 - 11 AM to 5 PM
Taste of Kutztown

Main St
Kutztown, PA
Visit Subarashii Kudamono's booth during this annual event taking place near our orchard facility. Enjoy an afternoon of sampling and purchasing all natural Dried Asian Pears, Asian Pear Spread in addition to strolling up and down Main St to sample other local foods and offerings of the region. Proceeds for this event support the local Rotary. For more info and tickets, visit TOK 2014.

Saturday June 14, 2014 - 10 AM to 2 PM
Local Grower Day at Whole Foods' Wynnewood, PA

Whole Foods Market
339 East Lancaster Ave
Wynnewood, PA 19096
Enjoy samples of dried Asian Pears 'pear-ed' with incredible cheeses from Whole Foods during this delicious event. Taste samples of other regionally produced foods and discover all the great things to enjoy "from around here!" Packages of dried Asian Pears will be available for sale.

Saturday June 21, 2014
Cherry Grove Farms - Open House

Cherry Grove Farms
3200 Lawrenceville Rd
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Enjoy an afternoon of sampling a fantastic array of locally produced, award-winning cheeses "pear-ed" with our dried Asian Pears and Asian Pear Spread. Cheeses and our Asian Pear offerings will be available for purchase. For more info and directions, Cherry Grove.

Saturday July 5, 2014 - 11 AM to 3PM
Customer Appreciation Day
Mrs Green's-West Windsor, NJ

64 Princeton St
Hightstown Rd
West Windsor, NJ 08550
Join Subarashii as it helps celebrate the arrival of Mrs. Green's Natural Market in New Jersey! Three month ago, Mrs Green's opened (Subarashii was there for the grand-opening festivities) and it wishes to thank its customers for their support. Subarashii will be on hand with sweet samples of our dried Asian Pears paired with a featured Mrs Green's Cheese! Packages of our all-natural dried Asian Pears will be available for purchase, too!

Saturday July 19, 2014 - 11 AM to 5 PM
Sustainability Fest

Vanity Fair Outlet Parking Lot
Reading, PA Join Subarashii at this brand-new, outdoor festival taking place in Reading PA! Fellow local producers of produce, baked goods, artisanal craft, etc.

Saturday July 26, 2014 - 11 AM to 3 PM
Gluten Free Saturday!

Mrs Greens' Natural Market 64 Princeton Hightstown Rd West Windsor NJ 08550 Sample a delectable array of Gluten Free foods during this special event. Sample and purchase as you shop! Featured will be our dried Asian Pears as they are a wonderful addition to the Gluten Free diet particularly because they are chewy and moist! For more information: Mrs. Green's Natural Market

July 2014
Dried Asian Pear Samplings
Whole Foods: PA, Maryland & DC area

Dried Asian Pear tastings at select Whole Foods during the month of July in the Maryland and DC area!
Visit the Produce Departments at:
Foggy Bottom, DC - 7/15
North Wales, PA - 7/17
Rockville, MD - 7/16
Wynnewood, PA - 7/19
Friendship Heights,DC - 7/20
Jenkintown, PA - 7/27
Tenleytown, DC - 7/29

Sunday August 17, 2014 - 9 AM to 1 PM
Pop-up Pear Sale at
Bethesda Central Farm Market

7600 Arlington Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20814

Pennsylvania Grower of gourmet Asian Pears, Subarashii Kudamono, pops-up at Bethesda Central Farmers Market Sunday 8/17 for a pre-harvest celebration sampling & sales event! Enjoy samples of Subarashii's unique, all-natural Dried Asian Pears which make for wonderful Gluten Fee snacking & baking; Asian Pear Spread which is fantastic with cheese, or as a dip for pretzels, or a cooking rub. Also featured will be Subarashii Kudamono Asian Pear Blossom Honey made from the orchards' own bees who pollinated the pear trees this past Spring! All products will be for sale during the farm market at Subarashii Kudamono's table. Brochures about the upcoming fresh Asian Pear harvest will also be available. For more info, visit

August 2014
Dried Asian Pear samplings at Whole Foods

Dried Asian Pear tastings at select Whole Foods during the month of August in the PA, Maryland and DC area!
Visit the Produce Departments at:

North Wales - 8/7 - 4 to 7 PM
Wexford (PGH area) - 8/21
North Wales - 8/21 - 4 to 7 PM
Pittsburgh - 8/28
Check back soon for more store locations & dates!

Asian Pear Sampling events for 2013

For a comlete calendar of our 2013 events, click here (downloadable pdf).

September 6, 2014 - 11 to 3 PM
Back to School snacks & healthy eating

Whole Foods, North Wales
1210 Bethlehem Pike
North Wales, PA

Kids & parents enjoy samples of our all-natural dried Asian Pear during this in-store back-to-school sampling extravganza! Check out other offerings from Whole Foods' ideal for the backpack this schoolyear.

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