Poached Pears in Spiced Red Wine

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recipe by Kenwood https://kenwoodworld.com/

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based on 6 ratings

This is a perfect dinner party dessert. It's simple but looks impressive. Serve on their own, with whipped cream or our yoghurt ice cream recipe.

recipe updated 14 Sep 2021


  • Pear icon
    4 (about 660 g)
  • Red wine icon
    Red wine
    750 g (about 3 cups)
  • Vanilla extract icon
    Vanilla extract
    1 teaspoon (about 5 ml)
  • Caster sugar icon
    Caster sugar
    225 g (about 1 cup)
  • Cinnamon stick icon
    Cinnamon stick
    1 (about 4 g)
  • Star anise pod icon
    Star anise pod
    1 (about 1 g)
  • Cloves icon
    3 (about 1 g)


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Step preview

  1. Fit slow cook plug to kCook bowl
  2. Add red wine, vanilla extract, caster sugar, cinnamon stick, star anise pod, cloves and pear to the kCook bowl
  3. Fit kCook bowl to kCook Multi
  4. Attach lid to kCook bowl
  5. Cook with filler cap removed - 40 min, 98°C
  6. Serve
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