Pear-Cranberry Chutney

Pear-Cranberry Chutney

This versatile chutney compliments roasted meats and cheeses. 2 cups chutney

Prep Time

10

Minutes

Total Time

1:00

Hr:Mins

Makes

2

cups

1/2
pound cranberries
2
ripe firm medium pears, chopped
1
medium red bell pepper, chopped (1 cup)
1
small onion, coarsely chopped (1/4 cup)
1
garlic clove
3/4
cup packed brown sugar
1/2
cup raisins
1/2
cup white vinegar
1 1/2
teaspoons finely chopped gingerroot
  1. Mix all ingredients in 2-quart saucepan. Heat to boiling, stirring frequently; reduce heat. Simmer uncovered about 1 hour, stirring frequently, until mixture is thickened and fruit is tender.
  2. Store covered in glass or plastic container in refrigerator up to 2 weeks.
Makes 2 cups chutney
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Storage tip
To keep chutney longer: Pour hot chutney into hot, sterilized jars, leaving 1/4-inch headspace. Wipe the rims of the jars, then seal. Cool on a rack for 1 hour. Store in refrigerator or freezer up to 2 months.
Serve With
Serve over roast turkey, or for a quick appetizer, spoon over a round of Brie cheese. Heat the cheese in the microwave on High for about 1 1/2 minutes. Top with chutney, and serve with crackers.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (2 Tablespoons)
  • Calories 80
    • (Calories from Fat 0),
  • Total Fat 0g
    • (Saturated Fat 0g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 0mg;
  • Sodium 0mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 20g
    • (Dietary Fiber 2g,
    • Sugars 16g),
  • Protein 0g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 0 Starch;
    • 1 Fruit;
    • 1/2 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 0 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.