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  • The recipe card doesn’t state how many pears, cinnamon, or whole cloves should be used for this recipe. She says “stick of cinnamon” which sounds like a lot to me for the amount of the other ingredients. If this is what she truly meant then these really are some SPICED PEARS!

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Spiced Pears


  • Pears
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 3 cups water
  • 1 cup vinegar
  • 1 stick of cinnamon
  • whole cloves


  1. Wash and pare pears
  2. Cut in half
  3. Remove cores
  4. Pour boiling water
  5. Boil until tender
  6. Boil 1/2 cup brown sugar, 1/2 cup white sugar, 3 cups water, 1 cup vinegar, add cinnamon stick, whole cloves
  7. Add pears and cook gently few minutes moments

Spiced Pears

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