|Pears||8 Cup (128 tbs), thinly sliced|
|Sugar||6 Cup (96 tbs)|
|Canned crushed pineapple||8 Ounce (1 Small Can)|
|Chopped nuts||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)|
|Cherries||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Canned / Bottled)|
Peel pears and slice thin, measuring after preparation.
Combine with sugar and let stand overnight.
Add pineapple and simmer until pears are soft.
If syrup is not as heavy as desired, remove fruit; boil down to desired consistency or add a little pectin, perhaps a teaspoon if preferred, to thicken quickly.
Add cherries and nuts to mixture.
Bring to a rolling boil and put into sterilized canning jars.
Seal with rings and lids that have been sterilized.
Good on breads, muffins, poultry, and meats.
Calories 1695 Calories from Fat 271
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 29 g44.8%
Saturated Fat 4.8 g24%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 194.3 mg8.1%
Total Carbohydrates 364 g121.4%
Dietary Fiber 13.4 g53.5%
Sugars 339.5 g
Protein 13 g25.6%
Vitamin A 1.5% Vitamin C 21.3%
Calcium 10.7% Iron 3.1%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet