Poached Pears

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by Lucky.Wife

From a 1980 cookbook called Texas Recipes from Texas Places

Top Review by Monica P

I didn't use quite as much sugar and I served it with Gorgonzola cheese. Oh so good!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine all except pears in saucepan. Boil till sugar is dissolved then add pears.
  2. Cover and cook 8-10 minutes turning occasionally.
  3. When pears are barely tender remove from syrup and put in individual serving bowls.
  4. Boil remaining syrup rapidly uncovered until reduced to 1 cup. Pour over pears.
  5. Let cool before serving or serve chilled.

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