The lovely aromas of honey, pears and spices wafting from the oven makes Riesling Baked Pears an excellent choice for a healthy Christmas dessert with a beautiful guest-pleasing presentation.
Naturally plump yet statuesque, pears are an extremely healthy fruit. This distinguished fruit and member of the rose family is native to both Europe and Asia, and is known to be present as early as 1,000 BC.
Containing naturally-occurring antioxidants, flavanoids, and anticancer nutrients, pears are considered helpful for those with diabetes, and also in ameliorating the risks contributing to inflammation, heart disease and several forms of cancer.
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