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Caramel Pear Slices

It’s no secret that kids love to dip! These Caramel Pear Slices are dipped into caramel and sprinkled with chopped peanuts for a sweet and crunchy treat. Make for a special snack, serve as dessert or set up a station for kids to make themselves!

Nutrition Tip: Did you know that there are more than 3,000 types of pears? No matter the type you choose, they all contain adequate amounts of fiber for lowering cholesterol levels, keeping digestion moving, and lowering your risk of developing diabetes.

Caramel Pear Slices

Caramel Pear Slices

It’s no secret that kids love to dip! These Caramel Pear Slices are dipped into caramel and sprinkled with chopped peanuts for a sweet and crunchy treat. Make for a special snack, serve as dessert or set up a station for kids to make themselves!

Yield: 2 servings
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Passive Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 Asian pear, sliced
  • 1/4 cup caramel dip
  • 2 tablespoons chopped peanuts

Instructions

  1. Dip pear slices in caramel dip. Lay on parchment-lined plate and sprinkle with peanuts.
  2. Place plate in freezer for at least 30 minutes to harden caramel.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 2
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 185Total Fat: 4gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 73mgCarbohydrates: 38gFiber: 3gSugar: 25gProtein: 0g

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Amber Gray

About the Author

Amber Gray

Amber is the new mom to a baby girl and navigating the world of diapers, first foods and very little sleep. She has been a part of the Produce for Kids team for 9 years, overseeing all digital marketing efforts including digital partnerships, content strategy, social media, website and email marketing. A passion for healthy cooking was instilled in her at a young age, cooking alongside her mom and sister in the kitchen. Her passion for cooking, food and photography has also brought her behind the lens to develop and photograph recipes for Produce for Kids and partners.

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