Poached Pear

Poached Pear

Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time15 minutes
Total Time20 minutes
Course: Dessert
Servings: 1


  • 1 pear peeled, halved lengthwise, cored
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 cup water


  • Combine water with sugar and cinnamon in a sauce pan
  • Heat to simmering, then add the pears
  • Cook, basting occasionally, until tender, about 10 minutes
  • Remove the pears and arrange on a plate

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