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Litehouse Caramelized Pear & Gorgonzola Tarts

Litehouse Caramelized Pear & Gorgonzola Tarts
Caramelized pears and shallots paired with Gorgonzola Cheese Crumbles make this a perfectly crisp appetizer.
  1. 1 package (12 count) Phyllo Cups
  2. 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  3. 2 medium Bosch pears diced
  4. ¼ cup diced shallots
  5. Salt, to taste
  6. ⅓ cup Litehouse Simply Artisan Gorgonzola Crumbles
  7. ¼ cup chopped walnuts
  1. Heat the oven to 350°F. Arrange the phyllo cups on a lined baking sheet.
  2. In a medium saucepan over low heat, melt the butter and add in the pears and shallots. Season with salt. Continue to cook over low heat for 15 to 20 minutes or until caramelized.
  3. Divide the pears and shallots evenly among the phyllo cups. Divide the Gorgonzola and walnuts evenly to top the phyllo cups. Bake for 15 minutes and serve warm.
Adapted from Litehouse Foods
Adapted from Litehouse Foods
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Litehouse, Inc. started in the Hope, Idaho restaurant of the Hawkins family over 50 years ago. Since that time, it has become a leader in refrigerated salad dressings, dips, cheese and other innovative consumer packaged goods, manufacturing these delicious products at its five U.S. facilities based in Michigan, Utah and Idaho. Litehouse offers its diverse portfolio of products through general retail, e-commerce, foodservice, deli, member stores, and value-added goods where Litehouse products are featured in meal and salad kits. Litehouse is proud to be 100% employee-owned and each one of the employee owners carries on the high standards of quality and innovation. For more information, visit LitehouseFoods.com, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter.

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