*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                           PEARS AND CREAM CHEESE
 
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 Serving Size  : 8    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Fruits/nuts                      Beverages
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    8       oz           Cream cheese -- softened
    1       t            Black raspberry liqueur
                         -(or more, to taste)
    4       lg           Pears
                         Lemon juice
                         Chopped pistachio nuts
                         Mint leaves
 
   Blend cream cheese and raspberry liqueur. Slice pears in halves lengthwise.
   Hollow out centers with teaspoon or melon baller. Dip or brush pears in
   lemon juice to prevent browning. Spoon cream cheese into pear centers and
   sprinkle with pistachio nuts. Garnish with mint leaves.
  
 
 
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