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Spiced Pears

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  Water 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Honey 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Cider vinegar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Cinnamon sticks 3
  Whole cloves 2 Teaspoon
  Ripe bartlett pears 10 Large (Or 12 Medium Sized)

Combine all ingredients except pears in a large stainless steel or enamel-coated pot.
Bring to a boil, reduce heat, and simmer for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Peel pears thinly.
Slice in half lengthwise, leaving stem on one half.
Remove core with a sharp paring knife.
Gently place pears in pot of warm liquid, cover, and poach for 30 minutes.
If pears rise above liquid, gently stir occasionally so that they will be evenly flavored.
When tender, allow to cool in liquid.
Place pears with their liquid, cloves, and cinnamon sticks in well-washed jars, cover, and refrigerate.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 977 Calories from Fat 1

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.07 g0.11%

Saturated Fat 0.02 g0.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 24.6 mg1%

Total Carbohydrates 254 g84.8%

Dietary Fiber 3.8 g15.1%

Sugars 247.5 g

Protein 1 g2.3%

Vitamin A 0.4% Vitamin C 2.9%

Calcium 9.5% Iron 12.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Spiced Pears Recipe