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Fresh Pear Crostata Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Carrie Brown
Added: Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/2 c sugar
3 T all-purpose flour
4 c chopped peeled ripe pears (8-9)
1 refrigerated pie crust (soften as directed)
1 tsp sugar
2 T sliced almonds

Directions:
Directions:
Heat oven to 450. In a medium bowl, mix 1/2 cup of sugar and the flour. Gently stir in the pears to coat.

Remove pie crust from pouch; unroll crust into ungreased 15x10-inch pan with sides.

Spoon pear mixture onto center of crust to within 2 inches of edge. Carefully fold 2-inch edge of crust up over pear mixture, pleating crust slightly as necessary. Sprinkle 1 teaspoon of sugar over crust edge.

Bake 14 to 20 minutes or until pears are tender and crust is golden brown, sprinkling almonds over pear mixture during last 5 minutes of baking. Cool 15 minutes. Cut into wedges; serve warm.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
8
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
25-30 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
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