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    Martha first started making these beautiful pastry-wrapped poached pears as a caterer in Westport.This recipe has been adapted from "Martha Stewart's Pies & Tarts."

    Ingredients

    • 2 bottles dry white wine
    • 1/4 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice, plus the peel of 2 lemons
    • 2 cups granulated sugar
    • 2 cinnamon sticks
    • 1 vanilla bean, halved and seeded
    • 5 large or 8 small pears, peeled
    • Pate Brisee, rolled to 1/8 inch, chilled
    • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
    • 4 teaspoons ground cinnamon
    • 4 tablespoons cold unsalted butter, cut into small pieces
    • 1 egg, beaten with 2 teaspoons water for glaze
    • Fine sanding sugar, optional

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 333 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0.34%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0.11%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 4 mg 0.19%
    • Calcium: 31 mg 3.11%
    • Potassium: 185 mg 5.3%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 2.35%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 87 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 6 g 22.35%
    • Sugar: 77 g
    • Protein: 1 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0.85%
    • Vitamin C 17.13%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit2
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs4
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit1 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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