pears with ginger and sour cream topping
 
1 large  can (approx. 29 ounces) pear halves
  juice of 1 orange, about 1/3 c
2 Tbsp  lemon juice
1/2 tsp  ground ginger
1   cinnamon stick
2   whole cloves
1 cup  seedless raspberry jam or currant jelly
  red food coloring, if desired
1 cup  heavy cream
1/4 cup  sour cream
2 Tbsp  granulated sugar
1 Tbsp  vanilla extract
 
drain pears, reserving syrup. 
in a saucepan, combine syrup with orange and lemon juice and spices. 
let stand for 1 hour. add pear halves and bring to a simmer over 
medium-low heat. cool; refrigerate to chill thoroughly. 
whisk jam or jelly with red food coloring and 3 tbsp of the chilled pear 
liquid. place pears in a serving dish and top with jam or jelly mixture. 
whip cream until stiff; fold in sour cream, sugar, and vanilla. spoon 
whipped cream mixture decoratively over the pears. 
serves 8. 
 
>from diana rattray,your guide to southern u.s. cuisine. 
 
 
 
 
(ID: 73964) Mirror: rec.food.recipes: Mon, Jun 20, 2005


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