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Saffron & Cardamom poached Pears

This is a touch of luxury, truly delicious, impressive, and yet very simple to do. Eat with a spoon of crème fraîche. The perfect ending to a Middle Eastern inspired meal. 192 more words


Cheffing Shambles and Fireworks

Our first Summer season of guests at the Chateau has been interesting to say the least…not to mention a little scary, a lot frantic and hugely chaotic. 1,923 more words

The Foodie goes to Davidson...

July 5th, 2014

So, the day after Independence Day we headed up to our first Davidson Farmers Market visit of the summer. It felt like we hadn’t been there in forever, and the weather couldn’t have been more perfect. 119 more words


Saturday with the Avid Pen

This Saturday we headed up to Davidson. We hadn’t been to the farmers market there since the spring, and we were inspired to get out of the city and into the place we consider a little haven of sorts. 201 more words


White Wine Honey Caramelized Poached Pears

This low calorie dessert will surely bring smiles around the dinner table 😊!!

Weight Watchers: 3p per serving

Serves 2


- 2 pears, halved and cored… 105 more words


Poached Pears in White Wine, Honey, and Ginger Syrup

This dish comprises a sauce that is both sweet and savory and blends nicely with the natural flavor of the pears.

Like all fruits, consuming pears uncooked provides the most nutrition as these are not compromised by the heat of the flames. 239 more words


A Duet of Pears (+ a Welcome)

First off, hello, and welcome to our food blog, A Great Pear. We, Natalie and Rachael, are two crazy sisters who somehow decided to start this project over the summer. 633 more words