Quince may be the ultimate overlooked fall fruit. recipe for Roasted Pears and Quinces with Tangerine Zest—a dollop of fresh whipped cream. Around this time of year I feel like it is both my duty and my pleasure to write a missive on quince. Do you know quince? It's a fall fruit that grows. Shop Fresh Quince - compare prices, read reviews, add to shopping list, get product info, or find in store. Many products available to buy online with hassle-free. Quinces are hardly ever eaten raw, once cooked they have sweet-tart flavour and the flesh softens and changes from white to rose-pink. The quince fruit looks a. Quince may be the ultimate overlooked fall fruit. recipe for Roasted Pears and Quinces with Tangerine Zest—a dollop of fresh whipped cream. The quince is the sole member of the genus Cydonia in the family Rosaceae It is a deciduous tree that bears a pome fruit, similar in appearance to a pear, and bright golden-yellow when mature. Throughout history the cooked fruit has been used as food, but the tree is . with cheese, traditionally manchego cheese, or accompanying fresh curds.