Harvest Pear Crumb Pie

READY IN: 1hr 20mins
Top Review by Darlene Summers

Pixiedust, This was my first time ever to make or even taste a pear pie.It was so good!! I loved the crispy topping !!! I had a fruit basket given to me at Christmas and it had pears in it,They were hard as a rock,so we were waiting for them to get ripe.I don't care for the grainy taste of fresh pears,but I like them cooked pretty good,so I decided to try this pie. Thanks for a great recipe,Darlene Summers

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Mix together brown sugar, cornstarch, cinnamon, ginger, salt, nutmeg, pear slices and lemon juice; mix well.
  2. Pour into pastry shell.
  3. Bake at 400 degrees for 25 minutes.
  4. Topping: mix together flour and brown sugar.
  5. With a pastry blender, cut in butter until mixture is crumbly.
  6. Sprinkle over pie filling.
  7. Bake 40 minutes longer.
  8. Cover edges of pie crust with foil during last 15 minutes to prevent getting too brown.

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