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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, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 13mg sodium, 40g carbohydrate (35g sugars, 2g fiber), 0 protein.

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venky User ID: 6759401 248276
Reviewed May. 16, 2016


angela32 User ID: 3084463 18330
Reviewed Sep. 24, 2014

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

newcountrywife User ID: 6001500 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 User ID: 1671534 73823
Reviewed Jan. 7, 2008

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

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