Perfect Day White Tea Poached Pears

Makes 6 servings


3 cups strongly brewed P & T Perfect Day White Tea Blend

1/3 cup sugar

3 ripe but firm Bosc pears, peeled, halved and cored with stems left attached


-Put P & T Perfect Day White Tea Blend and sugar into a wide, shallow pot and bring to a boil.

-Arrange pears in the pot cut side down, in a single layer. Cover and simmer gently 15 to 20 minutes, until just tender.  Spoon liquid over the pears from time to time while cooking.

-Allow pears to cool in the cooking liquid.  Serve warm or at room temperature with the cooking liquid spooned over the top.