Poached Pears or Apples - 4, 5 or 6Qt. Roaster www.nesco.com

6 large ripe pears or baking apples, peeled
1 qt cranberry juice
1 large lemon, sliced
2 whole cinnamon sticks
1 tsp pumpkin pie spice
1 Tbsp cornstarch

Preheat Nesco® Roaster Oven to 225º F.

Place whole fruits in preheated cookwell; pour juice over fruit. Add
lemon, cinnamon and spice. Cover and poach 35 to 45 minutes, depending on type
and firmness of fruit, or until fruit is tender.

Remove from poaching liquid with slotted spoon. Serve warm or place in
air-tight container and refrigerate until chilled.



Poached Pears or Apples - 4, 5 or 6Qt. Roaster www.nesco.com

To serve, combine 1 cup cooled poaching liquid and cornstarch in small
saucepan. Cook over medium heat until thickened.

Serves 6