Pear Snack Ideas

from USA Pears


Breakfast or Snackpears

Heat ½ cup pear chunks, water or milk, and quick oats on the stove or in the microwave. Let stand for 2 minutes and sprinkle with cinnamon. Kids will enjoy this dish as a special winter breakfast or snack!


Easy Pear Sauce

Cook 3 medium pears in a microwave until tender. Beat in small amounts of sugar, cinnamon, and a splash of orange or lemon juice. Serve as a side dish or snack!


Grilled Cheese and Pear Sandwiches

Place one slice of cheese on bread, cover with sliced pears, then top with another slice of cheese and second piece of bread. Heat over medium heat, flipping once, until cheese melts and bread is golden brown. Kids will love the sweet addition of pears to this classic sandwich!


Pear Fun-due

Cut pears into sticks or chunks. Heat caramel or chocolate sauce in a microwave until warm, then let kids dip pears into sauce. Kids will dive into this kid-friendly fondue!


Pear-nut Butter Sandwiches

Spread peanut butter thinly on two slices of whole grain bread. Slice a pear thinly and layer between the slices of bread. Enjoy!