Posts Tagged ‘Pear’

Ginger Pear Cocktail

Friday, November 30th, 2012
Pear Ginger Cocktail

Pear Ginger Cocktail

Ginger Pear Cocktail

This is a festive holiday cocktail.  Leave the alcohol out for a virgin drink.  You can also use the ginger simple syrup with soda water for a non-alcoholic drink.  Or add some ginger simple syrup to apple juice or cranberry juice.
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Pear and Walnut Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Saturday, June 2nd, 2012
Pear and Walnut Salad

Pear and Walnut Salad

Pear and Walnut Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

This is a nice simple salad with a lot of flavor from the walnuts and pears.  The lemon juice in the vinaigrette helps to prevent the pear from quickly turning brown, while adding a nice acidic bite to complement the sweetness of the pear.
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Prosciutto and Pear

Saturday, March 24th, 2012
Prosciutto and Pear

Prosciutto and Pear

Prosciutto and Pear

Prosciutto and pears work just as well as prosciutto and melon.  Fast and easy this dish works well as an appetizer, side dish, or light lunch/dinner.   This dish is great fall, winter, and early spring, when pears are in season.
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Prosciutto Wrapped Pears with Mascarpone

Thursday, November 10th, 2011
Prosciutto Wrapped Pears with Mascarpone

Prosciutto Wrapped Pears with Mascarpone

Prosciutto Wrapped Pears with Mascarpone

These appetizers are a snap to make.  They are best made just before serving, but can site for a few minutes.  These are perfect for a sit down dinner starter dish.
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Beet and Pear Salad with Pistachios

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010
Beet and Pear Salad

Beet and Pear Salad

This is an excellent salad to use these fall produce items.  It’s a great alternative to the leafy green salads of summer.  If you wish you could sauté or blanch the beet greens and add them to the salad if you’d like some greens!
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