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Poached Pears Recipe

Looking for an easy Poached Pears recipe? Learn how to make Poached Pears using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kpalmquist

Makes 4 servings



For extra luxury, serve each pear in a little pool of melted dark chocolate.

Recipe Ingredients for Poached Pears

2 c sweet white wine
1/2 c sugar
2 T lemon juice
4 Bosc pears
2 c vanilla ice cream

Recipe Directions for Poached Pears

  1. In a heavy saucepan, bring the wine and sugar to a boil. Lower the heat and simmer for 5 more minutes.

  2. Add the lemon juice and pears. Cook for 10 minutes over medium to low flame. Cool and refrigerate.

  3. Bring the pears to room temperature before serving. Add 1 scoop of vanilla ice cream to each serving.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 431.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
461
Calories from Fat
74
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
8.2g
13%
Saturated Fat
4.9g
24%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
32mg
11%
Sodium
66mg
3%
Potassium
486mg
14%
Total Carbohydrates
78.0g
26%
Dietary Fiber
7.0g
28%
Sugars
62.1g
Protein
3.4g
Vitamin A 7% Vitamin C 21%
Calcium 12% Iron 4%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D+
  Good points
  • Very low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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