Honey and Spice Pears

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by papergoddess

From Better Homes and Garden Canning and Freezing. Submitted in reply to a request.

Top Review by Mysterygirl

Just as the other reviewer pointed out, the color is beautiful, the flavor just wonderful. I'm not into spiced apples but this is good.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Wash, peel, core, and halve pears.
  2. In 4-6 qt. kettle combine remaining ingredients.
  3. Bring to boiling; reduce heat; simmer uncovered 5 minutes.
  4. Add pears. Cook, turning often, until almost tender, about 5 minutes.
  5. Pack hot pears into hot sterilized jars, leaving 1/2 inch head-space.
  6. Cover with hot syrup, leaving 1/2 inch head space.
  7. Adjust lids. Process in boiling water bath for 15 minutes for pints.

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