Mostarda di Cremona isn't actually a mustard, rather it's summer fruits preserved in mustard-infused syrup. Use a mix of peaches, pears, plums, apricots, nectarines, quince, cherries, citrus rind. Makes for a beautiful holiday gift.
Pears are simmered with brown sugar, cardamom and flaky sea salt into a caramel-like jam. It's fall comfort in jar, perfect for a warm piece of toast or stirred into oatmeal. Naturally thickened, no pectin added.
A glowing ruby red relish is perfect for the holiday table and gift giving. Red pears, pomegranates (with nifty video!), cranberries, red onions and red pepper make it -- you guessed! Crimson Christmas relish.
Developed by cookbook author Karen Solomon, this tangy, piquant Asian pear pickle tastes great on its own, on a chicken sandwich, in an arugula salad, or paired with blue cheese. If you can't find Asian pears, any kind of pear can be subbed in here;