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Mint Pears

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This Mint Pears dish is so tasty that almost always you will be left wishing you had prepared more of it. The wonderful flavor of mint and pear in the mint pear dish is irresistible.
  Pears 1 Pound, cored, pared and quartered
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Water 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Cream de menthe 3 Tablespoon

Place pears on rack in cooker.
Mix sugar in water until dissolved; pour over pears.
Close cover securely; put pressure control in place.
When pressure is reached, cook for 2 minutes.
Cool at once under running water.
Allow fruit to cool completely.
When pears are cold, add creme de menthe.
Serve the pears with meat or as a dessert.

Recipe Summary

Slow Cooked

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 136 Calories from Fat 1

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.11 g0.17%

Saturated Fat 0.01 g0.03%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 1.1 mg0%

Total Carbohydrates 31 g10.5%

Dietary Fiber 2.3 g9.4%

Sugars 27.2 g

Protein 0.29 g0.57%

Vitamin A 0.3% Vitamin C 5.3%

Calcium 0.7% Iron 0.75%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Mint Pears Recipe