Pears begin appearing in farmer's markets right at the start of fall, and their subtle, sweet flavor is perfect for anything from appetizers to cocktails.
Prepare elegant appetizers perfect for a sophisticated dinner party or soiree. This Gorgonzola-Grilled Pear Crostini has grilled
pear wedges sprinkled with pecans and rosemary. Drizzle on honey for a sweet finish to a beautiful appetizer.
You always want a morning meal on a Saturday or Sunday to taste special, but this flavorful, low-fat dish makes the end of
the week more than memorable. It jump-starts the day in a healthful way.
Tender greens and a bold dressing pair the best of summer with the first crisp taste of fall.
The original recipe, which calls for canned cranberry sauce and fresh oranges, inspired us to try cranberry-orange sauce to
shorten preparation time.
This simple dessert works on your most hectic day, yet is still fancy enough for company.
Indulge in the lighter side of comfort food with this casual brunch dish.
This vibrant soup is a tangy blend of red bell peppers, carrots, shallots, and pears. It received rave reviews at our taste-testing
Vanilla wafer crumbs and almonds add flavor and texture to this raspberry and pear tart.
This easy-to-prepare dish has an impressive flavor combination of savory onions and sweet pears - perfect for any weeknight
meal or for when you're entertaining company.
Top Bartlett pear slices with baked pancetta, crumbled goat cheese, and a drizzle of honey for an easy, salty-sweet appetizer
recipe that tastes delicious and looks gorgeous.
A sweet-and-spicy fruit mixture fills this juicy pork loin, and pear preserves make a delectable glaze. You won't even need
a centerpiece if this is on the menu.
This salad has the perfect blend of fruit with the apples, pears, and dried cranberries. The salty cashews also balance out
the sweetness. Top with grilled chicken and turn this salad into a main course.
This herb-and-walnut cheese spread is ideal for large gatherings. Pear preserves balance the tanginess of the Roquefort cheese,
and toasted pecans and walnuts add nutty flavor.
You can't beat the refreshing combination of muddled fresh basil and sweet pear-flavored vodka and nectar. Great for holiday
entertaining or even a summertime libation.
Pecans add crunch and a hint of nutty flavor to this delicious fall salad. Maple bacon, fresh fruit, and Gorgonzola cheese
up the ante in flavor, and a Cranberry Vinaigrette makes it even more delicious!
A fresh ginger-and-citrus syrup adds the finishing touch to pastry-wrapped Pear Dumplings.
A buttery-rich scone is nothing more than a glorified biscuit - made more delicious with this sweet and savory twist.
This dessert will be a huge hit with your guests! And the praline sauce is so good, you'll want to make an extra batch to
try over ice cream or brownies.
Enchant your guests with chilled, bubbly cider. Pear nectar and honey add fresh-tasting sweetness that will guarantee an empty
Planning on having friends over? Impress them with hearty Grilled Pizza With Steak, Pear, and Arugula. The recipe serves four,
so double it to serve six to eight. Most grills can handle two (12 inch) pizzas at a time.