Blogs

DeAnna Lee




Pear-Potato Mash - Get your Fruit & Veggie all in ONE!

I had 3 lonely pears in the fridge about to go bad, so I needed to find a way to use them for dinner last night.  I do not eat a lot of sweets, so my task was to make them savory.  

So I decided to introduce my pears to a distant veggie cousin the potato!  Sounds crazy, but it's actually delicious!  

 

Pear-Potato Mash 

3 pears
3 potatoes
2 sliced shallots
2 tbsp. butter
3- 4 tbsp. milk 
salt and pepper

It's a Potato-Pear Face Off!  

I pealed, cored the pears, and sliced both into bite size pieces.  



Place them in a pot and cover with water.  Bring it to a boil, and let them boil until they are tender.  It takes about 10 minutes.  

Drain the pears and taters in a colander, then place into a bowl.  

Then add 2 tbsp. butter to a saute pan, and add 2 sliced shallots.  Saute until soft and add this mixture including the butter to the pears and taters!  



I added a little cream and mashed everything by hand.  You can use a food processor is you want a smoother consistency.  Either way, this is delicious!  

I felt so good about it, because I was getting my veggies and fruits ALL in one dish!  My FBP even scarfed these down too!  Try it! 





 
02/27/2013 12:24PM
Pear-Potato Mash - Get your Fruit & Veggie all in ONE!
Please Enter Your Comments Below
Title :
Comment :
advertise with us
Blog Archives
Recent Blog Posts
Crown of Clowns for June 26, 2015
Today’s Crown of Clowns goes to Carl McCoid…Carl is a grown man with three children but that hasn’t stopped him from getting  29…29…I SAID 29 Miley Cyrus tattoos. And of course one of his daughters is named Miley and...
Read More
Crown of Clowns for June 25, 2015
TODAYS CROWN OF CLOWN GOES TO THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN WASHINGTON D.C. You see, A drummer's fart has cost a Washington D.C. nightclub $500. I repeat… A drummer's fart has cost a Washington D.C. nightclub $500. Seriously, a drummer...
Read More
What are You Kidding Me for June 22, 2015
Out of Ireland … He’s a Saint Do you have someone that is tough to buy for because they have everything?  Well there is now something for sale you may want to consider picking up.  I’m talking about the head of a...
Read More
Crown of Clowns for June 22, 2015
Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer was one strike away from becoming the 24th pitcher in Major League history to throw a perfect game. Instead he had to settle for a no-hitter thanks to a controversial hit batter. With two outs in the ninth...
Read More
What's Ellen Tailor Wearing Today - June 22, 2015
I decided to log off of social media for the weekend in hopes of being productive. And I was, if you call playing with makeup "productive." Maybe next time I'll actually brush my hair, too. ;)   Foundation - Too Faced "Born...
Read More
Blog Categories