Pear Timballo - dessert pie recipe from Piemonte

A classic and simple dessert pie recipe from Piemonte made with pears in season.

Experiment by combining a couple of types of pears to vary the flavour of the finished dish.

This recipe is based on version released by the Associazione Nazionale Le Donne del Vino del Piemonte.

ingredients

12 pears, 3 egg yolks, 100g sugar, 100g melted butter, 1 liter red wine, cinnamon, 2 cloves garofano, 4 tablespoons of sugar.

making it

Cut the pears into small cubes and cook in a pan with the sugar, garofano and cinnamon in the red wine.

Sieve the flour and combine it with the egg yolks, sugar and butter to form a pasta or dough.

Roll out the dough to a height of a finger.

Take an oven dish and butter the inside. Line the dish with the pear mixture.

Cover the pear mixture with the rolled out dough and place the lot in a a medium hot oven.

As the cooking process goes on raise the heat until the dish is cooked.

Leave a comment

NB we will review all comments during work hours before publishing. If you wish to leave a website URL, please ensure it is of relevance. Spam links will ensure the non publication of your comments.

About Delicious Italy

PLAN YOUR INDEPENDENT TRIP OR GASTRONOMIC ITALY GETAWAY WITH US

Looking to discover an Italy rarely visited by tourists? Want to experience real Italian life and local culture?

Delicious Italy ® is for anyone who enjoys eating and traveling well. We invite you to make use of our personal and local contacts to organise your own independent visit to Italy.

Also consider our first hand suggestions for restaurants, itineraries, traditional events and authentic regional recipes and products. Also leave your comments and experiences in our regional guide and blog sections.

Collabora Con Noi

Dal 2000 proponiamo le offerte turistiche di alta qualità legate al territorio con riferimento in particolare all'enogastronomia.

Abbiamo risposto ad oltre 4000 richieste di informazioni da parte di un pubblico straniero costituito prevalentemente da viaggiatori indipendenti da aziende corporate, DMC, media e press stranieri. Come partner online per chi opera nel settore dei servizi turistici e ricettivi, vi invitiamo a contattarci via l'email marketing@deliciousitaly.com    

Delicious Italy
00199 Roma
Piva 11423961009

Back to top