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Spiced Pears Recipe

Spiced Pears Recipe

I try to serve a fruit dish with every breakfast to get some extra vitamins in our diet. Not only are these pears quick and easy to prepare, they're delicious!
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 1 can (16 ounces) pear halves
  • 1/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 3/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon


  • 1. Drain pears, reserving syrup; set the pears aside. In a small saucepan, combine the syrup, brown sugar, nutmeg and cinnamon. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 5 minutes, stirring frequently. Add pears and simmer for about 5 minutes more or until heated through. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 cup: 156 calories, 0g fat (0g saturated fat), 0mg cholesterol, 13mg sodium, 40g carbohydrate (35g sugars, 2g fiber), 0g protein .

Reviews for Spiced Pears

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venky 248276
Reviewed May. 16, 2016


angela32 18330
Reviewed Sep. 24, 2014

"Very good....I used fresh pears"

newcountrywife 18328
Reviewed Nov. 21, 2011

"So simple and delicious! My daughter, our in house sweet tooth, passed up brownies to have seconds on these pears. Wonderful!"

FriedaG 73823
Reviewed Jan. 7, 2008

"Yum, these are so good that I sometimes serve them for dessert."

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