Posted by on Dec 21, 2016 in Recipes | 2 comments

A full day of pears is not uncommon here at Harry & David and we’ve even shared our favorite all-day pear recipes with you before. This time around, some great bloggers have shared some of their favorite pear recipes for another delicious pear-filled menu. The best thing about these dishes is that they’re absolutely packed with flavor. From caramelized onions and cheese, to spicy heat, to delightful brown sugar icing, these recipes come with the perfect balance of savory to sweet. So, grab a box of Royal Riviera® Pears because you have five brand new pear recipes to enjoy all day. Happy Cooking!

A Full Day of Pear Recipes from Savory to Sweet

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Pear and Apple Caramelized Onion Grilled Cheese Bagel Sandwich

Try saying that three times fast! This pear bagel sandwich sure is a mouthful and yes it has a million different things going on. But, trust us, Julia at The Roasted Root knows what she’s doing with this one. This melt-in-your-mouth sandwich is savory enough for any meal of the day, but the sunny-side up egg makes it the perfect start to a pear-filled day. breakfast pear recipe

Sweet and Spicy Fresh Pear Salsa

This salsa is a perfect sweet and spicy midday snack, which makes it a perfect addition to our flavorful day of pears. The yummy blend of spices and fruit by Virginia at Fynes Designs is great for dipping, dressing, condiments, or marinades. This recipe can be kept in the fridge for two weeks or canned to enjoy when fresh pears and tomatoes are out of season. pear recipe salsa recipe

Pear, Bacon and Brie Grilled Cheese

So we know we already included a cheesy sandwich in this post, but who can resist bacon and brie? This ultimate grilled cheese perfectly blends sweet and salty, which makes it absolutely irresistible. Gina at Running to the Kitchen sure knows how to improve a classic. pear recipe sandwich recipe

Creamy Sweet Potato and Pear Soup

SkinnyMs is giving classic potato soup an interesting upgrade with the surprising addition of pear. The sweetness of pears and sweet potatoes come together to create this flavorful and unconventional soup. If you’ve been keeping up with our full day of pear menu, this dinner is the perfect light meal that you need. soup recipe pear recipe

Pear Cake with Whipped Brown Sugar Butter Cream

There’s no better way to finish off your day than with delicious, four-layer-high piece of cake, and Jillian at A baJillian Recipes has a swoon-worthy piece to share. This recipe calls for pureed pears, which not only avoids pesky chunks of fruit but also keeps the cake moist for days. This beauty is also covered in brown sugar buttercream for the perfectly sweet finish to a day of pears. pear recipe cake recipe