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.
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 & 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.
This creamy soup calls for comice pears -- nicknamed the Queens of Pears -- which are squat guys with a lush fragrance and buttery flesh.
Caramel Pear Trifle
A couple of days in the fridge lets the trifle's flavors and textures meld -- and gives you more free time!
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.
This fruit-and-cereal cup makes a great breakfast or after-school snack.
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?
Wine-Roasted Pears & Grapes
Turbinado sugar crystals add an unexpected crunch to the crème fraiche-topped dessert.
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.
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!
Chicken & Pear Turnovers
Here's an easy recipe that's good to pull out for snacktime, lunch or dinner!
Grilled Pears with Whipped Mascarpone
Move over hot dogs, chicken wings and burgers! Throw pears on the grill for an almost-instant dessert.
Winter White Burger
Satisfy your cravings all season long with this turkey burger with a slice of pear on top.
Roasted Pear Chutney
Forget cranberry sauce, this Pear Chutney is another sweet side to serve up at dinnertime.
Roasted Pear & Potato Salads
Add some sweet fruit to your traditional potato salad for a fresh take on a classic recipe.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Cook with one of our other favorite produce stables: eggplant!