How to make Wine Poached Pears -

Caramelized pears poached in wine and serve with vanilla ice cream.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Pears (नाश्पाति), White Wine (वाइट वाइन)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Desserts

Wine Poached Pears

Wine Poached Pears Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Wine Poached Pears Recipe

  • Pears 3 large

  • White Wine 2 cups

  • Castor sugar 3/4 cup

  • Cinnamon stick 1 inch

  • Scoops of vanilla ice cream for serving


Step 1

Halve pears, remove core leaving the stems intact.

Step 2

Heat a non-stick pan.

Step 3

Spread ½ cup sugar on a plate, coat cut side of pear halves in it and place them in hot pan. Cook on high heat till the pears are caramelized. Add white wine, remaining castor sugar, cinnamon stick and mix well. Cover and cook on medium heat till the pears are poached.

Step 4

Remove from heat, cool down to room temperature.

Step 5

Place a scoop of vanilla ice cream in center of a serving plate, arrange the poached pears around the ice cream, garnish with cinnamon stick and serve immediately.

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