Winter Baked Cinnamon Pears

  • Serves
    4
  • Maintenance
    Dessert
Ingredients

2x pears (peeled & halved)

1x thumb-size knob of fresh ginger, sliced.

2x cinnamon quills

2x star anise

4 cups water

2 tsp. vanilla essence

1 tbs. brown sugar

Sauce

1 tbs. milk

3 tbs. cottage cheese

1 tbs honey

1 tbs ground cinnamon

Method

Step 1: Preheat oven to 180 C/ 356 F.

Step 2: Combine all pear ingredients in a saucepan on medium heat. Stir until sugar dissolves for 3 minutes.

Step 3: Add pears & liquid mixture to a baking pan and place in oven for 30 minutes, turning halfway through.

Step 4: Combine all sauce ingredients in a blender

Step 5: Serve pear with sauce and sauce from baking tray. Garnish with cinnamon quill and star anise. Enjoy!