Although autumn may mean you have to store away the strawberry recipes, it doesn’t mean you have to give up on fruit. Pears are severely underrated: they’re juicy and sweet and versatile, working beautifully in everything from a pie to a margarita to a marinade for lamb. Whether you’re looking to spice up your traditional easy fall dinners with a hint of pear, or looking for a beautiful picture-perfect dessert, or want to get a head-start trying out recipes for Thanksgiving dinner, here are our very best recipes to try this fall.
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