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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. is a leader in refrigerated salad dressings, dips, cheese, freeze dried herbs and other innovative and delicious products. Founded in Hope, Idaho by the Hawkins family in 1963, Litehouse is proud to be a 100% employee-owned company. Each of the employee-owners is committed to providing great-tasting, high quality food made with real ingredients and crafted with care. Manufactured at the company’s five U.S. facilities based in Idaho, Michigan, Utah and Virginia, Litehouse award-winning products are available in North America through general retail, e-commerce, foodservice, deli, club stores, and value-added goods such as meal and salad kits. For more information, visit LitehouseFoods.com, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter.

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April Aceto started her blog Food n’ Focus in February 2012 after a very photographic trip to Paris. The beautiful pastries caught her eye and lens at every turn so she started the blog to share the beauty of food with others. April is a busy person who is concerned about her health; her focus is on finding recipes that can be made quickly (most of the time) and are light(er) on the calories. She includes a good mix of indulgent recipes and tasty treats from time to time.

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