Pear Recipes

Pears are freshest in the fall and are a super versatile fruit that works in all kinds of dishes, including sweet or savory! Pick a recipe to whip up for breakfast, dinner or dessert!
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Pears are freshest in the fall and are a super versatile fruit that works in all kinds of dishes, including sweet or savory! Pick a recipe to whip up for breakfast, dinner or dessert!

Citrus-Caramel Poached Pears

Now, this is how you show off a pretty pear! With a hint of citrus and a drizzle of caramel, this poached beauty is a show stopper.

Citrus-Caramel Poached Pears

Citrus-Caramel Poached Pears

Pear Pancakes

Put a spin on the classic pancake with this fruity cast-iron skillet version. To spice it up, mix ground cinnamon into the granulated sugar.

Pear Pancakes

Pear Pancakes

Pear & Cheese Crisps

Take pitas to a whole new level with this party snack. Creamy blue cheese and pear combine for a flavor-packed, easy appetizer.

Pear-and-Parsnip Bisque

This creamy soup calls for comice pears -- nicknamed the Queens of Pears -- which are squat guys with a lush fragrance and buttery flesh.

Pear-and-Parsnip Bisque

Pear-and-Parsnip Bisque

Caramel Pear Trifle

A couple of days in the fridge lets the trifle's flavors and textures meld -- and gives you more free time!

Caramel-Pear Trifle

Caramel-Pear Trifle

Rose Sangria

This perky pink punch, full of fresh fruit including two Forelle pears, will make you blush. For best results, combine the fruit, juice and liqueur up to a day ahead and let sit in the refrigerator.

Rose Sangria

Rose Sangria

Pear-Granola Parfaits

This fruit-and-cereal cup makes a great breakfast or after-school snack.

Pear-Granola Parfaits

Pear-Granola Parfaits

One-Pot Braised Chicken & Pear

Veggies plus a few sweet pears makes for one succulent chicken dish. Plus, did we mention this recipe is a one-pot dinner?

One-Pot Braised Chicken & Pear

One-Pot Braised Chicken and Pear

Wine-Roasted Pears & Grapes

Turbinado sugar crystals add an unexpected crunch to the crème fraiche-topped dessert.

Wine-Roasted Pears and Grapes

Wine-Roasted Pears and Grapes

Apricot Glazed Pears

We found a dessert that will satisfy your sweet tooth without going straight to your thighs: Radio City Rockette Lori Barber's baked pear and ice cream dish. We're doing kicks over the taste.

Apricot-Glazed Pears

Apricot-Glazed Pears

Ready-to-Bake Pear-Almond Tart

Quick and easy for a large group, let this tart bake during dinner and it'll fill your entire home with a heavenly sweet smell in the meantime!

Streusel Ready-to-Bake Pear-Almond Tart

Ready-to-Bake Pear-Almond Tart

Chicken & Pear Turnovers

Here's an easy recipe that's good to pull out for snacktime, lunch or dinner!

Chicken & Pear Turnovers

Chicken and Pear Turnovers

Grilled Pears with Whipped Mascarpone

Move over hot dogs, chicken wings and burgers! Throw pears on the grill for an almost-instant dessert.

Grilled Pears with Whipped Mascarpone

Grilled Pears with Whipped Mascarpone

Winter White Burger

Satisfy your cravings all season long with this turkey burger with a slice of pear on top.

Winter White Burger

Winter White Burger

Roasted Pear Chutney

Forget cranberry sauce, this Pear Chutney is another sweet side to serve up at dinnertime.

Roasted Pear Chutney

Roasted Pear Chutney

Roasted Pear & Potato Salads

Add some sweet fruit to your traditional potato salad for a fresh take on a classic recipe.

Roasted Pear and Potato Salad

Roasted Pear and Potato Salad

Five-Spice Roast Pear & Fennel

You won't believe your senses when you taste what Chinese five-spice powder can do to this sweet fruit and veggie combo.

Five-Spice Roast Pear & Fennel

Five-Spice Roast Pear and Fennel

Pear-Gorgonzola Tart

Put a tasty new twist on store-bought granola by using it as a tart crust. It only gets better when topped with cheese and pears!

Pear-Gorgonzola Tart with Granola Crust

Pear-Gorgonzola Tart with Granola Crust

Sparkling Pear Sidecar

Here's a sparkling sip we can't resist! Rub the rim of a cocktail glass with the lime peel and press it into the sugar for a fancy touch.

Sparkling Pear Sidecar

Sparkling Pear Sidecar

Wild Arugula Salad with Pears

For the easiest use of pears ever, just toss it with some peppery arugula, hazelnuts and an EVOO-lemon dressing.

Wild Arugula Salad with Pears

Wild Arugula Salad with Pears

Eggplant Everything

Cook with one of our other favorite produce stables: eggplant!

Linguine with Eggplant Ragout

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