Pears are one of the few fruits that are in season throughout fall and winter. Desserts are a natural use for this delicate fruit but do you know how to cook pears in other ways?
Our lineup of pear recipes includes a succulent risotto, sophisticated quiches prepared with French cheese, an easy smoothie recipe and delightful desserts no one will be able to resist.
Give these recipes a go and use them as inspiration to cook pears in other tasty ways.
How To Cook Pears: 10 Tasty Recipes
Pear and Gorgonzola Sandwich
Looking for a great sandwich to pack for lunch? This pear and gorgonzola sandwich served with an arugula-hazelnut salad is a satisfying option.
Goat Cheese and Pears
Pears are paired with goat's cream cheese, truffle oil and honey in this decadent main course that's perfect for entertaining.
Risotto with Pears
It may surprise you to know that pears are delightful in risotto. Their sweetness is the perfect complement to white wine, shallots and stock - staple ingredients of any risotto.
Vegan Apple and Pear Muffins
Take advantage of the bounty of apples and pears this fall to prepare these tasty vegan muffins topped with coconut icing.
Pear and Roquefort Quiches
These pear and roquefort quiches are sublime for entertaining and pair great with a Bordeaux.
Crepes with Gorgonzola and Pear
These wonderful savory crepes are filled with a mix of gorgonzola, pears, radicchio and walnuts.
Cranberry and Pear Crumble with Cream
Pears and cranberries are a dynamic duo in this irresistible crumble laced with cinnamon, honey and brown sugar.
Pear Smoothie Without Yogurt
This three-ingredient pear smoothie is just the thing to kick up your mornings.
Pears poached in red wine are a classic for a reason: they are delicious! Their color is stunning and texture completely crave worthy.