Crock Pot Brilliant Red Pears

Total Time
8hrs 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 8 hrs

Wouldn't this look perfect as a Valentine's dessert? Sounds tasty, too!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In crock pot, combine Jell-o and boiling water; stir in cranberry juice cocktail, cinnamon and cloves.
  2. Add pears, turning in syrup to coat all sides.
  3. Cover and cook on Low for 6 to 8 hours or on High for 3 to 4 hours.
  4. Turn pears once while cooking.
  5. Best served warm with ice cream, but can also be served chilled with the syrup.


Most Helpful

I like the idea, but not the artificial flavors and colors in Jello. Might be decent using beet juice for color, and a different sweetener. I'll try a more natural version on my own. Cute idea though.

Rian J. November 30, 2016

Family really liked it, the color was BEAUTIFUL!!! Thinking of trying different flavors and colors. Thank you for posting-will definately make again!

fishywitch August 20, 2008

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