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Apple and Pear Crisp with Oatmeal Streusel

Apple and Pear Crisp with Oatmeal Streusel 2 medium Gala apples, peeled, cored, and sliced 1/4 inch thick 2 medium Bosc pears, peeled, cored, and sliced 1/4 inch thick 2 to 3 tablespoons granulated sugar 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon …

Pear Crisp with Vanilla Ice Cream

Pear Crisp with Vanilla Ice Cream 4 whole (to 5) Large Pears (Bosc Work Well) 2/3 cups Sugar 1/4 teaspoon Salt 1-1/2 cup All-purpose Flour 1/3 cup Sugar 1/3 cup Firmly Packed Brown Sugar 1/2 teaspoon Cinnamon 1/2 cup…

Asian Pear Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Asian Pear Grilled Cheese Sandwich 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 3 tablespoons unsalted butter at room temperature, divided 1/2 cup chopped (1/2-in. dice) yellow onion 1/2 cup chopped (1/2-in. dice) Asian pear or firm Bosc…

Apple and Pear Crisp

Apple and Pear Crisp 2 pounds ripe pears 2 pounds firm apples 1 teaspoon grated orange zest 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed orange juice 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice 1/2 cup granulated…

Honey and Spice Poached Pears

Honey and Spice Poached Pears 4 ripe yet very firm Bosc pears 4 cups water 1/3 cup honey 1/3 cup sugar 4-inch piece fresh ginger, sliced 1 teaspoon whole cloves 1 star anise pod, broken in half 1 cinnamon stick, broken in half Peel…

Quick Pear and Cabbage Slaw

Quick Pear and Cabbage Slaw 1/2 head of cabbage, sliced into very thin strips (about 5 cups) 3 firm pears, cored 3 tablespoons red onion, minced zest of 1 lime 2 tablespoons fresh squeezed lime juice 2 tablespoons olive oil 1…

Caramelized Pears

Caramelized Pears INGREDIENTS 4 tablespoons unsalted butter (1/2 stick) 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar 4 medium Bosc pears, cored and cut into large dice (about 4 cups) 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves DIRECTIONS Melt butter in…

Pear, Pecan and Goat Cheese Pizza

Pear, Pecan and Goat Cheese Pizza INGREDIENTS Prebaked pizza crust 1 pear, cored and sliced 1/4 cup (2 ounces) crumbled low-fat goat cheese 1/4 cup chopped pecans 1/4 cup thinly sliced red onion 1 tablespoon fig vinegar or balsamic…

Roasted Bosc Pears with Brown Sugar and Vanilla Ice Cream

Roasted Bosc Pears with Brown Sugar and Vanilla Ice Cream INGREDIENTS 1/3 cup apple juice 1/3 cup firmly packed dark brown sugar 3 tablespoons unsalted butter 3 firm Bosc pears, peeled, halved, cored (about 1 pound) Vanilla ice…

Caramelized Pear, Prosciutto and Gorgonzola Pizza with Arugula Salad

Caramelized Pear, Prosciutto and Gorgonzola Pizza with Arugula Salad INGREDIENTS For the pizza: Pizza dough, enough for 1 large pizza or split for 2 individual sized pizzas 1 cup shredded Gruyere cheese ½ cup crumbled Gorgonzola…