TRADITIONAL PEAR COMPOTE

Rock candy is sweet, yet it is absorbed by the body in a more balanced way than refined granulated sugar. This product is available at your local Asian market.

Rock candy is sweet, yet it is absorbed by the body in a more balanced way than refined granulated sugar. This product is available at your local Asian market.

Yields1 Serving
 Six pears, chopped
 1/3 cup rock candy
 1/2 cup water
1

Place all ingredients in a covered pot and simmer on low for 10 to 15 minutes.

2

Serve with a sprinkle of cinnamon or some grated ginger for a flavorful treat.

3

If you prefer to make pear sauce, cook the mixture for 30 minutes or until the pears are very soft. Then with a hand beater or immersion blender, puree the contents of the pot. Continue with step 2.

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Ingredients

 Six pears, chopped
 1/3 cup rock candy
 1/2 cup water

Directions

1

Place all ingredients in a covered pot and simmer on low for 10 to 15 minutes.

2

Serve with a sprinkle of cinnamon or some grated ginger for a flavorful treat.

3

If you prefer to make pear sauce, cook the mixture for 30 minutes or until the pears are very soft. Then with a hand beater or immersion blender, puree the contents of the pot. Continue with step 2.

TRADITIONAL PEAR COMPOTE