• prep: 30 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 30 min
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  • Summary

    Kuchen, a German yeast cake, acts as a golden pillow for ripe pears and a cinnamon, sugar, and hazelnut topping.

    Ingredients

    • 1/3 cup warm milk (105-115°F) 1/3 cup plus 1 teaspoon sugar
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons active dry yeast (from a 1/4-oz package)
    • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, plus additional for dusting
    • 1 whole large egg
    • 1 large egg yolk
    • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 7 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into pieces and softened
    • 3 firm-ripe Bosc pears (about 1 1/2 lb total)
    • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
    • 1/4 cup packed dark brown sugar
    • 2 tablespoons plain fine dry bread crumbs
    • 3 tablespoons hazelnuts, toasted and chopped
    • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
    • A stand mixer fitted with paddle attachment; a 9- to 9 1/2-inch (24-cm) springform pan

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 276 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 11 g 17.67%
    • Saturated Fat: 6 g 28.82%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 28 mg 9.4%
    • Sodium: 306 mg 12.77%
    • Calcium: 22 mg 2.15%
    • Potassium: 77 mg 2.21%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 9.92%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 38 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 5.71%
    • Sugar: 11 g
    • Protein: 5 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 6.04%
    • Vitamin C 0.45%
    • 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 - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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