My grandmother would add a tablespoon or so of bourbon to her pear crisp filling. She called the addition “a little flavoring.”
Love to Cook? Sign up for eletters today and get the latest from Fine Cooking plus special offers.
A lovely autumn recipe.
We have two large pear trees and I'm always looking for pear recipes.This is a relatively simple and delicious recipe. I say relatively because preparing the fresh pears is what takes the time.The only change I made was I didn't use a food processor for the topping, but I merely stirred it and "sprinkled" (thick sprinkles) over the top.This recipe is quite a bit like apple crisp with a different twist.I'll make it again. It was a big hit with the family.Thanks Frank!
Join Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking for its first-ever visit to Bologna, the culinary capital of Italy. Host Pete Evans meets Stefano Corvucci, founder of the Culinary Institute of Bologna,…View all Moveable Feast recipes and video extras
© 2018 The Taunton Press, Inc. All rights reserved.
Fine Cooking may receive a percentage of sales for items purchased through links on this site, including Amazon Associates and other affiliate advertising programs.
Do you really want to delete the list, ?
This won't delete the recipes and articles you've saved, just the list.
This feature has been temporarily disabled during the beta site preview.
Add/Edit a private note for this recipeThis note is only visible to you.
Double CheckAre you sure you want to delete your notes for this recipe?