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Pears In White Wine

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Ingredients
  Pears 6 Large
  Semi sweet white wine 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Sugar 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Lemon 1 Large (Use Peel And Juice)
  Cinnamon stick 1
  Whipped cream 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (For Serving)
Directions

MAKING
1) In a large heavy-based saucepan, add the wine and all the other ingredients except the cream and pears; stir over a low heat to dissolve the sugar, then turn off the heat.
2) Pear and add the pears into the saucepan, coat them well in the wine syrup.
3) Cover and gently cook over a low heat for 40-45 minutes, until the pears are tender, turning in between.
4) Remove the pears gently with a slotted spoon and place in a serving bowl, discard the lemon peel and cinnamon stick.
5) Boil the syrup and gently reduce to about 2/3 , then pour over the pears.

SERVING
6) Serve warm or chilled with the cream .

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Simmering
Ingredient: 
Pear
Interest: 
Gourmet, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
45 Minutes
Ready In: 
60 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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