Cooking With The Club: Southern Pear Delight Camping Recipe

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This camping recipe looks pretty, and the ingredients sounds strange, but it tastes delicious! Southern Pear Delight can be served at room temperature, baked, or chilled. Have these on a picnic, cookouts, parties, or pass them around after dinner on a Sunday. This little taste of the South is sure to delight once you get past its odd combination of ingredients. Watch our latest Cooking With The Club video and get the ingredients for Southern Pear Delight below.

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Southern Pear Delight What You’ll Need:

Pear halves
Light mayo
Maraschino cherries (1 per pear half)
Shredded cheese (cheddar or blend)

Preparation Instructions
Lay pear halves onto tray
Place spoon of mayo into center of each pear half
Place cherry on top of mayo
Top with shredded cheese


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  1. Anonymous

    I grew up eating this as either a salad or desert! When I mention this to people now, they look at me like I’ve lost my mind! Now I need to make some. Yummmm!

  2. Anonymous

    My southern mom used cottage cheese instead of mayo. Grew up on this!

  3. Anonymous

    We just had this with dinner last night!

  4. Anonymous

    Sounds delicious so will definitely give them a try