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Pear Dumplings Melba

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  Basic pastry 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Pears 6 , cored and peeled
  Brown sugar 6 Tablespoon
  Ground cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Cornstarch 1 Tablespoon
  Frozen raspberries 10 Ounce, thawed (1 Package)
  Brandy 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

On floured surface roll pastry to 18x12-inch rectangle.
Cut in six 6-inch squares.
Place a pear in center of each square.
Place 1 tablespoon brown sugar in center of each pear and sprinkle, all over, with cinnamon.
Moisten edges of pastry.
Fold corners to center; pinch edges together.
Place in greased 13x 9x2-inch baking pan.
Brush with a little milk.
Bake in 375° oven for 35 to 40 minutes.
Meanwhile, in saucepan blend cornstarch and raspberries.
Cook and stir till thickened and bubbly.
Press through sieve to remove seeds.
In small saucepan heat brandy.
Ignite and pour atop warm raspberry sauce.
When flame dies, stir; spoon over dumplings.

Recipe Summary

Cook Time: 
35 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1315 Calories from Fat 102

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 11 g17.6%

Saturated Fat 1.3 g6.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 48.9 mg2%

Total Carbohydrates 293 g97.8%

Dietary Fiber 50.1 g200.5%

Sugars 196.7 g

Protein 10 g20.2%

Vitamin A 4.4% Vitamin C 63.3%

Calcium 13.1% Iron 11.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Pear Dumplings Melba Recipe