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Wine Poached Pears in Chocolate Sauce https://www.metro.ca/userfiles/image/recipes/poires-pochees-vin-rouge-sauce-chocolat-5975.jpg PT30M PT35M PT1H05M
In a large saucepan or Dutch oven, make a simple syrup by combining red wine, sugar, water, lemon juice and lemon peel. Bring to a boil and reduce by 1/4.Add cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg and cloves and stir. Stand pears in the pan with syrup, not touching each other. Reduce heat, cover and simmer for 15 minutes.Let pears cool in syrup, then gently lift with a slotted spoon, place on a platter or bowl and set red wine mixture aside.To servePour chocolate into individual serving bowls and warm slightly in microwave.Place poached pear on top of chocolate and drizzle with poaching juices.Top with additional chocolate syrup or chocolate shavings.
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750 mL bottle of red wine 2/3 cup (170 mL) sugar 2 1/4 cups (560 mL) of water 1/4 cup (60 mL) lemon juice 2 Tbsp. (30 mL) peel of 1 lemon 1/2 tsp. (2 mL) cinnamon 1/2 tsp. (2 mL) ground ginger 1/2 tsp. (2 mL) nutmeg 1 pinch ground cloves 6 fresh California pear, peeled and sprinkled with the lemon juice as they are peeled fat free chocolate syrup
Wine Poached Pears in Chocolate Sauce

Wine Poached Pears in Chocolate Sauce

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  • Gluten-free
  • Lactose-free
6
servings
0:30
Preparation
0:35
COOKING
1:05
TOTAL TIME

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Ingredients

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  • 750 mL
    bottle of red wine
  • 2/3 cup
    (170 mL)
    sugar
  • 2 1/4 cups
    (560 mL)
    of water
  • 1/4 cup
    (60 mL)
    lemon juice
  • 2 Tbsp.
    (30 mL)
    peel of 1 lemon
  • 1/2 tsp.
    (2 mL)
    cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp.
    (2 mL)
    ground ginger
  • 1/2 tsp.
    (2 mL)
    nutmeg
  • 1 pinch
    ground cloves
  • 6
    fresh California pear, peeled and sprinkled with the lemon juice as they are peeled

  • fat free chocolate syrup
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Preparation

In a large saucepan or Dutch oven, make a simple syrup by combining red wine, sugar, water, lemon juice and lemon peel. Bring to a boil and reduce by 1/4.

Add cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg and cloves and stir. Stand pears in the pan with syrup, not touching each other. Reduce heat, cover and simmer for 15 minutes.

Let pears cool in syrup, then gently lift with a slotted spoon, place on a platter or bowl and set red wine mixture aside.

To serve

Pour chocolate into individual serving bowls and warm slightly in microwave.

Place poached pear on top of chocolate and drizzle with poaching juices.

Top with additional chocolate syrup or chocolate shavings.

Source : Poires de la Californie

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