Sherry-poached pears

Sherry-poached pears

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  • 4
  • Fat conscious
  • 10 minutes
  • 20 minutes


  • 2 cups sherry
  • 4 pears
  • 1 stick cinnamon
  • 4 T brown sugar

Cooking Instructions

Peel the pears and place in a pot. Cover with all of the sherry.

Add a cinnamon stick and the brown sugar.

Poach for 20 minutes, or until the pears are tender.

Serve in a bowl with a little of the poaching liquid.

Abigail Donnelly Recipe by: Abigail Donnelly
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